error : no symbol version for "function"
jorgyano at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 07:24:20 EDT 2011
On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 6:06 AM, kashish bhatia <koolest77 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am trying to port a kernel module from 2.6.23 kernel to 2.6.32 kernel.
> While inserting the module , it shows an error :
> insmod : error inserting 'module.ko' : -1 Unknown symbol in module
> I checked in /var/log/messages for the unknown symbol and it shows,
> module : no symbol version for function_name
> Can anybody explain what is this error and how to resolve this error ?
> Thanks & Regards,
> Kashish Bhatia
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> Are you building it out of tree?
Your module is trying to use an exported symbol, perhaps it is a symbol
exported from another module, for cases like this modprobe works better
than insmod. Try modprobe and it should works.
Jorgyano Bruno de Oliveira Vieira
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