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

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

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)?

Old 10-08-2003, 03:48 AM   #2
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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, 02:01 AM   #3
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what do u mean by reinstalling the kernel-hearders?
how do i do that?


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