Luigi Rizzo's webcam pkg compile error

Luigi Rizzo rizzo at
Wed Feb 7 02:12:32 UTC 2007

On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 12:27:46AM +0800, yang yang wrote:
> cvsup, and edit devel/linux-kmod-compat/Mikefile, remark these 3 lines:
> #.if ${OSVERSION} < 602100
> #IGNORE=  requires a recent USB stack, not present in ${OSVERSION}
> #.endif
> devel/linux-kmod-compat
> multimedia/linux-gspca-kmod
> make install clean, successfully.
> # kldload gspca.ko
> kldload: can't load gspca.ko: Exec format error
> /var/log/message:
> kernel: link_elf_obj: symbol __start_set_ldev_info undefined
> kernel: kldload: Unsupported file type

hmmm... it seems that on your platform (amd64 ?) the toolchain
does not handle well some of the linker set tricks that i use
to pass information from the linux module to the freebsd module.
No idea why though, maybe you could try ask on the amd64 list
if there is one...


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