Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#2911 closed defect (fixed)

B43 Package fails to build on Linux PPC

Reported by: malcolm.herring@… Owned by: developers
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: packages Version:
Keywords: Cc:


On Fedora-ppc (but not on Fedora-i386) the B43 package no longer builds. This dates from the time that B43 was updated for OS-X.

Warning when 'make menuconfig' is run:

tmp/ 'select' used by config symbol 'TARGET_uml' refer to undefined symbol 'ppc'

Output from 'make':

mkdir -p /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/lib/modules/
cp -fpR -L /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/b43.ko /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/lib/modules/

export modules=; add_module() { mkdir -p /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/etc/modules.d; ( for mod in $2; do getvar mod; done ) > /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/etc/modules.d/$1-b43; modules="${modules:+$modules }$1-b43"; }; add_module 30 "b43"; if [ -n "$modules" ]; then mkdir -p /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/etc/modules.d; echo "#!/bin/sh" > /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/CONTROL/postinst; echo "[ -z \"\$IPKG_INSTROOT\" ]
exit 0" >> /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/CONTROL/postinst; echo ". /etc/" >> /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/CONTROL/postinst; echo "load_modules $modules" >> /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/CONTROL/postinst; chmod 0755 /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/CONTROL/postinst; fi

install -d -m0755 /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/lib/firmware/
/home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/b43-fwcutter-008/b43-fwcutter -w /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/ipkg/kmod-b43/lib/firmware/ /home/mherring/openwrt/trunk/build_dir/linux-brcm47xx/b43/broadcom-wl-
Sorry, the input file is either wrong or not supported by b43-fwcutter.
This file has an unknown MD5sum 48fc82288a95a4a312d711c224b3ac22.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by malcolm.herring@…

The latest B43 updates have fixed this problem. Ticket can be closed - Thanks!

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by nbd

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

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