hi, when starting /etc/init.d/novfs start
here's what I got, under x86_64 (upgraded from 10.2 with some pain...)

mavlaptop:~ # rpm -q binutils
binutils-2.17.50.0.5-21
mavlaptop:~ # rpm -qa | grep novfs
novell-novfs-2.0.0-2.32
novfs-kmp-default-2.0.0_2.6.22.5_31-23
novell-novfsd-2.0.0-4.26


mavlaptop:~ # /etc/init.d/novfsd start
Starting novell novfs daemon...
FATAL: Error inserting novfs
(/lib/modules/2.6.22.12-0.1-default/weak-updates/novfs.ko): Unknown
symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
kernel-source-2.6.22.12-0.1
Building novfs.ko for 2.6.22.12-0.1-debug
make: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/debug'
make -C ../../../linux-2.6.22.12-0.1
O=../linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/debug modules
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/inode.o
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/proc.o
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c: In function '__cyg_profile_func_enter':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:540: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:541: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:542: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:543: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:544: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:545: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:546: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.c:547: warning: passing argument 2 of
'kdb_register' from incompatible pointer type
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'do_logout':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1058: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_getpwuid':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1125: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_getversion':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1176: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_SendDebugCmd':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1551: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_Dumpque':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:2401: warning: format '%lx' expects
type 'long unsigned int', but argument 3 has type 'u_int'
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:2401: warning: format '%lx' expects
type 'long unsigned int', but argument 4 has type 'u_int'
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_verify_file':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:137: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Get_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:537: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Get_File_Info2':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:666: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_GetX_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:765: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_SetX_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:868: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_ListX_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:947: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'begin_directory_enumerate':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1033: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'directory_enumerate_ex':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1261: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1262: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Open_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1451: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Create':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1570: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Read_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1669: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1671: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1702: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Read_Pages':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1763: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1788: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1831: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_Page':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2046: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_Pages':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2125: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Read_Stream':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2198: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2200: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2226: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_Stream':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2272: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2278: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Delete':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2404: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Truncate_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2467: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Truncate_File_Ex':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2519: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Set_Attr':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2658: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Get_File_Cache_Flag':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2745: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c: In function 'Scope_Search4Scope':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c:211: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c:215: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c: In function 'Scope_Dump_Scopetable':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c:1234: warning: format '%u' expects
type 'unsigned int', but argument 10 has type 'long int'
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.c: In function 'NwcGetBroadcastMessage':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.c:2305: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.c:2314: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
LD [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o
Building modules, stage 2.
MODPOST 1 modules
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.text+0xb1fa): Section
mismatch: reference to .init.text:init_novfs (between
'__cyg_profile_func_enter' and 'profile_task_exit_callback')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.data+0x10a0): Section
mismatch: reference to .init.text:init_novfs (between 'SymbolTable' and
'Malloc_Lock')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.text+0xb0ff): Section
mismatch: reference to .exit.text:exit_novfs (between
'__cyg_profile_func_exit' and '__cyg_profile_func_enter')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.data+0xe10): Section
mismatch: reference to .exit.text:exit_novfs (between 'SymbolTable' and
'Malloc_Lock')
CC /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.mod.o
LD [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko
make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/debug'
copying novfs.ko to /lib/modules/2.6.22.12-0.1-debug/kernel/fs/novfs
Generate modules.dep and map files
kernel-source-2.6.22.12-0.1
Building novfs.ko for 2.6.22.12-0.1-default
make: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/default'
make -C ../../../linux-2.6.22.12-0.1
O=../linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/default modules
Building modules, stage 2.
MODPOST 1 modules
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.text+0xb1fa): Section
mismatch: reference to .init.text:init_novfs (between
'__cyg_profile_func_enter' and 'profile_task_exit_callback')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.data+0x10a0): Section
mismatch: reference to .init.text:init_novfs (between 'SymbolTable' and
'Malloc_Lock')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.text+0xb0ff): Section
mismatch: reference to .exit.text:exit_novfs (between
'__cyg_profile_func_exit' and '__cyg_profile_func_enter')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.data+0xe10): Section
mismatch: reference to .exit.text:exit_novfs (between 'SymbolTable' and
'Malloc_Lock')
WARNING: "kdb_register" [/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko] undefined!
WARNING: "__rwlock_init" [/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko] undefined!
WARNING: "__might_sleep" [/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko] undefined!
WARNING: "__spin_lock_init" [/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko] undefined!
WARNING: "kdb_unregister" [/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko] undefined!
WARNING: "kdb_printf" [/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko] undefined!
CC /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.mod.o
LD [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko
make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/default'
copying novfs.ko to /lib/modules/2.6.22.12-0.1-default/weak-updates
Generate modules.dep and map files
kernel-source-2.6.22.12-0.1
Building novfs.ko for 2.6.22.12-0.1-xen
make: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/xen'
make -C ../../../linux-2.6.22.12-0.1
O=../linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/xen modules
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/inode.o
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/proc.o
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/profile.o
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'do_logout':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1058: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_getpwuid':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1125: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_getversion':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1176: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c: In function 'Daemon_SendDebugCmd':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/daemon.c:1551: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_verify_file':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:137: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Get_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:537: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Get_File_Info2':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:666: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_GetX_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:765: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_SetX_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:868: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_ListX_File_Info':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:947: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'begin_directory_enumerate':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1033: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'directory_enumerate_ex':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1261: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1262: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Open_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1451: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Create':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1570: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Read_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1669: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1671: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1702: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Read_Pages':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1763: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1788: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:1831: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_Page':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2046: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_Pages':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2125: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Read_Stream':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2198: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2200: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2226: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Write_Stream':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2272: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2278: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Delete':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2404: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Truncate_File':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2467: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Truncate_File_Ex':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2519: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Set_Attr':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2658: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c: In function 'Novfs_Get_File_Cache_Flag':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/file.c:2745: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c: In function 'Scope_Search4Scope':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c:211: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/scope.c:215: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
CC [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.o
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.c: In function 'NwcGetBroadcastMessage':
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.c:2305: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
/opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/nwcapi.c:2314: warning: cast from pointer to
integer of different size
LD [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o
Building modules, stage 2.
MODPOST 1 modules
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.text+0xaee8): Section
mismatch: reference to .init.text:init_novfs (between
'__cyg_profile_func_enter' and 'profile_task_exit_callback')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.data+0x1060): Section
mismatch: reference to .init.text:init_novfs (between 'SymbolTable' and
'Malloc_Lock')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.text+0xae53): Section
mismatch: reference to .exit.text:exit_novfs (between
'__cyg_profile_func_exit' and '__cyg_profile_func_enter')
WARNING: /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.o(.data+0xdd0): Section
mismatch: reference to .exit.text:exit_novfs (between 'SymbolTable' and
'Malloc_Lock')
CC /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.mod.o
LD [M] /opt/novell/ncl/src/novfs/novfs.ko
make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.22.12-0.1-obj/x86_64/xen'
copying novfs.ko to /lib/modules/2.6.22.12-0.1-xen/kernel/fs/novfs
Generate modules.dep and map files
FATAL: Error inserting novfs
(/lib/modules/2.6.22.12-0.1-default/weak-updates/novfs.ko): Unknown
symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
mount: unknown filesystem type 'novfs'
Unable to Open novfs Interface
start_daemon: exit status of parent of /opt/novell/ncl/bin/novfsd: 255
failed