[alsa-devel] [RFC] SGI O2 MACE audio ALSA module
tj.trevelyan at gmail.com
Wed Jul 11 10:55:34 CEST 2007
Thank you for trying it.
On 11/07/07, sknauert at wesleyan.edu <sknauert at wesleyan.edu> wrote:
> Thanks for the quick work. Gave it a try.
> Shiva:/usr/src/linux-126.96.36.199# make CROSS_COMPILE=mips-linux-gnu- all
> Building modules, stage 2.
> MODPOST 3 modules
> WARNING: "snd_pcm_period_elapsed" [sound/mips/snd-mace-audio.ko] undefined!
> WARNING: "snd_pcm_set_ops" [sound/mips/snd-mace-audio.ko] undefined!
> WARNING: "snd_pcm_lib_ioctl" [sound/mips/snd-mace-audio.ko] undefined!
> WARNING: "snd_pcm_new" [sound/mips/snd-mace-audio.ko] undefined!
> make: *** [__modpost] Error 1
> make: *** [modules] Error 2
I have never seen this before, it looks like the ALSA core/support
modules have not been build on which my module depends on. Here's my
# Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
I guess I should be adding more depends to my Kconfig, I've never
tried to see what the bare minimum alsa modules needed are.
> Surprisingly, make modules before trying to compile the kernel didn't give
> an error, but these warnings:
'make all' includes 'make modules'. I only ever use make all, which is
fine since make does what it's supposed to do and only rebuilds stuff
whose source files have changed.
> LD [M] sound/core/snd.o
> CC [M] sound/mips/mace_audio.o
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c: In function 'sma_pcm_open':
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:398: warning: unused variable 'chi'
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c: In function 'sma_gain_put':
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:893: warning: unused variable 'flags'
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c: In function 'sma_proc_mace_read':
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:1023: warning: format '%lX' expects type 'long
> unsigned int', but argument 3 has type 'unsigned char *'
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:1023: warning: format '%lu' expects type 'long
> unsigned int', but argument 4 has type 'unsigned char *'
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c: In function 'sma_create':
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:1169: warning: passing argument 2 of 'request_irq'
> from incompatible pointer type
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:1136: warning: unused variable 'mringbase'
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c: At top level:
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:1060: warning: 'sma_proc_debug_append' defined but
> not used
> sound/mips/mace_audio.c:372: warning: 'print_pointers' defined but not used
This my test/dev code expect complaints about printf (%X for unsigned
char), I could put in explicit type casts, but I do plan to remove all
the spurious printk calls at some point and this helps to remind me.
Out of all of those I have to admit the 'unused variable flags' was an
oversight by me, I meant to remove that..
> This seems like a minor oversight like a patch from the wrong directory.
> However, if this is a real bug, I'm using gcc 4.1.1-21 with the MIPS
> cross-compiler and build system from people.debian.org. I haven't tried
> native compilation on the O2 yet. Let me know what you're using to get
> something working and I can be more helpful.
I compile both on the O2 (occasionally) and on a Debian cross dev
environment, built using:
> I applied the patch -p1 < (let me know if it needs something extra) and
> tried both the Linux-MIPS 188.8.131.52 (which isn't linked on the homepage for
> some reason) and mainline from kernel.org with my working .config from
> 184.108.40.206 with make oldconfig.
I would be surprised if it patched a kernel.org kernel, but it should
apply fine the linux-mip.org kernel. I will have a look to check. Did
you use the patch from the email, that may have been mangled? (It was
a bit of a test to see have Gmail behaves) or the one I linked to on
> Again thanks for all the hard work on this driver. I can't wait to get it
> working on my O2.
Same here, and thank you for looking at the patch/module.
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