ATI Proprietary driver won't compile with Linux kernel 2.6.33

Discussion created by rherbert on Feb 26, 2010
Latest reply on Mar 4, 2010 by bridgman


With the recent release of Linux kernel 2.6.33, I downloaded and compiled it to give it a try.  No go with the 10.2 version of the ATI Proprietary Linux driver.  I've attached the contents of fglrx-install.log so you can see what's going on.

BTW, my graphics card is an HD 5770.


Richard Herbert

[Message] Kernel Module : Trying to install a precompiled kernel module. [Message] Kernel Module : Precompiled kernel module version mismatched. [Message] Kernel Module : Found kernel module build environment, generating kernel module now. AMD kernel module generator version 2.1 doing Makefile based build for kernel 2.6.x and higher rm -rf *.c *.h *.o *.ko *.GCC* .??* *.symvers make -C /lib/modules/2.6.33/build SUBDIRS=/lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x modules make[1]: Entering directory `/home/rherbert/src/linux-2.6.33' CC [M] /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.o In file included from /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c:443: /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/drm_proc.h: In function 'FGLDRM__vma_info': /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/drm_proc.h:497: warning: format '%08lx' expects type 'long unsigned int', but argument 5 has type 'phys_addr_t' /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c: In function 'KCL_SetPageCache_Array': /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c:1316: warning: passing argument 1 of 'KCL_ConvertPageToKernelAddress' makes pointer from integer without a cast /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c: In function '__ke__cmpxchg': /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c:1473: error: variable or field '__ret' declared void /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c:1473: error: variable or field '__old' declared void /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c:1473: error: variable or field '__new' declared void /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c: In function 'KCL_MapPageToPfn': /lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.c:1615: warning: unused variable 'bus_addr' make[2]: *** [/lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x/firegl_public.o] Error 1 make[1]: *** [_module_/lib/modules/fglrx/build_mod/2.6.x] Error 2 make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/rherbert/src/linux-2.6.33' make: *** [kmod_build] Error 2 build failed with return value 2 [Error] Kernel Module : Failed to compile kernel module - please consult readme.