[Pkg-lirc-maint] Bug#387715: lirc-modules-source: Fails to compile with kernel 2.6.18

Peter Colberg peterco at gmx.net
Sat Sep 16 10:01:55 UTC 2006

Package: lirc-modules-source
Version: 0.8.0-6
Severity: important
Tags: patch

devfs has finally been removed in kernel 2.6.18, causing lirc kernel
modules to fail compiling. The patch below, taken from CVS, fixes the


-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (400, 'testing'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.18-rc7-maia
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=de_DE at euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

Versions of packages lirc-modules-source depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]         1.5.4      Debian configuration management sy
ii  debhelper              helper programs for debian/rules
ii  debianutils                   2.17.1     Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii  ucf                           2.0015     Update Configuration File: preserv

Versions of packages lirc-modules-source recommends:
ii  dpkg-dev                      1.13.22    package building tools for Debian
ii  gcc [c-compiler]              4:4.1.1-7  The GNU C compiler
ii  gcc-3.3 [c-compiler]          1:3.3.6-13 The GNU C compiler
ii  gcc-3.4 [c-compiler]          3.4.6-4    The GNU C compiler
ii  gcc-4.1 [c-compiler]          4.1.1-13   The GNU C compiler
ii  kernel-package                10.056     A utility for building Linux kerne
ii  make                          3.81-3     The GNU version of the "make" util

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