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Old 09-13-2003, 08:47 AM   #1
marlinux
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modversions.h not found


hi,
I am RH9.0 in a PIII 900MHz machine with a kernel 2.4.22.
I am installing a module for toshiba satellite 3000 laptop to read the CPU state and temperature.
That module it is " tonetosh3k-0.1" which produce the files
/proc/toshiba3k/fan
/proc/toshiba3k/status
/proc/toshiba3k/temperature
/proc/toshiba3k/cpu
...

I did it onetime after compiled the kernel and it worked fine with the CPU speedstep control. One day, I donīt know why the speedstep feature disappeared (with the file /proc/toshiba3k/cpu ).
So I tied to recompile the module but the compiler give me several error with the first one which is refered to modversions.h which doesnī t find:

"
gcc -D__KERNEL__ -O2 -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-trigraphs -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-common -DCONFIG_TOSH3k_SPEEDSTEP -I/lib/modules/`uname -r`/build/include -D_LINUX -DMODULE -DMODVERSIONS -include /lib/modules/`uname -r`/build/include/linux/modversions.h -DTOSH3k_VERSION='"0.1.1 Wed Aug 7 15:04:20 CEST 2002"' -c -o tosh3k.o tosh3k.c
<command line>:137890687:2952: /lib/modules/2.4.22martino25aug2003/build/include/linux/modversions.h: No such file or directory
In file included from /lib/modules/2.4.22martino25aug2003/build/include/linux/config.h:4,
from /lib/modules/2.4.22martino25aug2003/build/include/linux/linkage.h:4,

from /lib/modules/2.4.22martino25aug2003/build/include/linux/kernel.h:11,
from tosh3k.c:22:
/usr/include/linux/autoconf.h:1:2: #error Invalid kernel header included in userspace
..
..
.."
Should modversions.h be present?
It is possible it was erased by strange suddenly shudtown of the system (I donīt know why I that)?
Thanks

Martino
 
Old 10-08-2003, 02:48 AM   #2
sidey
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shouldnt have just been erased, iirc try reinstalling the kernel headers. that should fix you up again
 
Old 11-09-2003, 01:01 AM   #3
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what do u mean by reinstalling the kernel-hearders?
how do i do that?
 
  


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