[Asterisk-Users] some success with linux 2.6 and wcfxo

zoa zoachien at securax.org
Sat Dec 6 07:45:17 MST 2003

anyone with some succes with the drivers for the TE410p ?


At 14:06 6/12/2003 +0000, you wrote:
>Hi ,
>   I picked up a x100p the other day and thaught I'd havea  go at getting the
>driver going for linux 2.6, things have gone pretty, two basic problems.
>1. makefiles, with 2.6 you can't get away with using the old makefile to build
>the kernel modules, they will build but you'll get an error along the lines of
>"no module found in object". This is due to not using the new 2.6 kbuild 
>I have a working makefile for building the modules now, it's mostly just a 
>of setting up an obj-m target with all the modules in and building with...
>make -C /usr/src/linux SUBDIRS=`pwd` modules
>  A few of the modules (the torisa and tor2 ones come to mind), don;t build at
>all. The others will build but...
>2. Interrupt return values now need to be given, if you convert the interrupt
>handlers to return irqreturn_t, and return IRQ_HANDLED or IRQ_NONE as
>appropriate (I mostly just guessed here as to whether the driver had done
>anything useful, not terribly accurate, but it got things going).
>   Without this you get reports of spurious interrupt return values and all
>other kinds of nasty stuff happens.
>3. The module useage stuff is deprecated so currently the modules get 
>marked as
>unsafe for unloading, this isn't a problem in basic functionality terms 
>   So building zaptel.ko and wcfxo.ko then insmod'ing those and ztcfg and
>everthing seems to be up and running, don't know how stable it is really but I
>can make inbound and outbound calls, all the signalling and alarams stuff 
>to be picked up.
>   I'd like to thank everyone on #asterisk for all the support they gave to a
>fellow linux enthusiast... absoutely none.
>Tristan 'Still Running 2.6, so there :P' Colgate
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