cvs commit: src/sys/modules Makefile

Sam Leffler sam at
Thu Aug 31 16:16:25 UTC 2006

Christian Brueffer wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 31, 2006 at 08:48:58AM -0700, Sam Leffler wrote:
>> Christian Brueffer wrote:
>>> brueffer    2006-08-31 06:18:46 UTC
>>>   FreeBSD src repository
>>>   Modified files:        (Branch: RELENG_6)
>>>     sys/modules          Makefile 
>>>   Log:
>>>   MFC: rev. 1.482 + 1.483
>>>   Build ipw(4) and iwi(4) modules on i386 and amd64 only.
>> FWIW I tested iwi on amd64 and it failed due to issues with the firmware
>> modules (invalid relocation datum were being generated causing the
>> system to blow up when loading the firmware).  I never resolved this; it
>> was waiting on a response from Peter.
> Hmm, ok.  Do you think we should disable the module build for amd64 in
> RELENG_6 for the time being?  Did loading the firmware even work at some
> point in time, or is this a recent issue?

Disable.  I doubt anyone but me has tried it.


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