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Date: Thu, 31 May 2001 15:14:32 +0200
From: Nico Schottelius <nicos@pcsystems.de>
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To: Marvin Stodolsky <stodolsk@rcn.com>
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Subject: Re: Ltmodem Suse group testers, please
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I don't have any rpm here, but

maybe dallam can send a

ls -l /usr/src/linux-2.4.0*/include/

to here ?

Why doesn't the build_module refuse
to compile / install and prompt the user to install
the kernel-headers, if none are found ?

Nico


Marvin Stodolsky wrote:

> Dallam,
>
> Your ltrecord.txt exhibits the error due to lack of a kernel-header
> set.  Their are follow through directions in your kits
> DOCs/Compile-failures.  But first double check that you have properly
> installed a rpm package kernel-headers-2.4.0-GB or at least
> kernel-headers-2.4.0.  A large number of Suse users have gotten through
> this install.  Also one of the Suse Testers may just send you a binary
> installer package.
>
> MarvS
>
> >Jacques Goldberg wrote:
> >
> >  I have been trying to help Dallam as much as I could before passing this
> > to the list, but I do not have this nor any other SuSE distribution. My
> > hat is red.
> >
> >  Who wants to help? From his (attached) attempted installation log I
> > believe he is missing the headers and the kernel source. This is not a
> > fixscript case as the modules have not yet been generated.
> >
> >  It would be nice if a good soul having gone through this would instruct
> > Linux beginner Dallam how to install the sources, including from where.
> > Perhaps somebody has the same configuration and could thus ship him an rpm
> > ready for installation.
> >
> >  Dallam has been working very hard so far and does deserve an effort on
> > our side. I am sorry to be unable to help him further.
> >
> >  Thanks in advance - Jacques
> >
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