[realtek] Compile Error on PPC

David McInnis david@dataovation.com
Sat Mar 30 00:51:01 2002

I get an error when compiling the rtl8139.c driver.  Is this
significant?  I don't really understands what it means.  But it did
create the rtl8139.o file so I am assuming that everything went

Oh, yes.  I am running YellowDog Linux 2.1 kernel 2.4something and have
a Macsense FE-551 card installed.

Here is the error ********************************************

[root@content netdrivers-3.1]# gcc -DMODULE -D__KERNEL__ -O6 -c
rtl8139.c -I/usr/src/linux/include -include
rtl8139.c: In function `rtl_hw_start':
rtl8139.c:740: warning: comparison is always true due to limited range
of data type
[root@content netdrivers-3.1]#


David McInnis