[Pkg-lirc-maint] Bug#450521: lirc-modules-source: Taints the kernel

Lisandro Damian Nicanor Perez Meyer perezmeyer at gmail.com
Wed Nov 7 20:44:52 UTC 2007

Package: lirc-modules-source
Version: 0.8.0-13
Severity: normal

The modules compiled with m-a taints the kernel. dmesg output:

lirc_serial: no version for "lirc_unregister_plugin" found: kernel tainted.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (990, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.22-3-k7 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=es_AR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=es_AR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages lirc-modules-source depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]         1.5.16     Debian configuration management sy
ii  debhelper                     5.0.60     helper programs for debian/rules
ii  debianutils                   2.27       Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii  ucf                           3.003      Update Configuration File: preserv

Versions of packages lirc-modules-source recommends:
ii  dpkg-dev                      1.14.7     package building tools for Debian
ii  gcc [c-compiler]              4:4.2.1-6  The GNU C compiler
ii  gcc-4.1 [c-compiler]          4.1.2-17   The GNU C compiler
ii  gcc-4.2 [c-compiler]          4.2.2-3    The GNU C compiler
ii  kernel-package                11.001     A utility for building Linux kerne
ii  make                          3.81-3     The GNU version of the "make" util

-- debconf information:
  lirc-modules-source/use_lirc_hints: true
* lirc-modules-source/parallel_irq: 7
* lirc-modules-source/do-build: false
* lirc-modules-source/parallel_timer: 65536
* lirc-modules-source/sir_type: Other
* lirc-modules-source/serial_softcarrier: true
* lirc-modules-source/serial_transmitter: true
* lirc-modules-source/it87_type: Standard
* lirc-modules-source/serial_port: 0x3f8
* lirc-modules-source/drivers: serial
* lirc-modules-source/serial_irq: 4
* lirc-modules-source/serial_type: Other
  lirc-modules-source/kernel-source: /usr/src/linux/
* lirc-modules-source/sir_irq: 3
* lirc-modules-source/sir_port: 0x2f8
* lirc-modules-source/parallel_port: 0x378
* lirc-modules-source/what_next:

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