Originally posted by dimi
Well first of all in Debian u can't use rpm !!!! U need to have .deb file or u would have to compile it from the very beginig. To compile from the start u'll need to down load source files for the drivers, most of the time they come in .tar.gz or some sort of compressed files.
Secondly regarding the header files, search on apt-get for the kernel source and hearder files.
Hope this would help u in someway. Good luck.
I could use the command alien to create .deb from .rpm driver.
And I had tried to find the source and header files for
kernel-2.4.18-bf2.4. However, I could only find the source files of kernel 2.4.18 instead of kernel 2.4.18-bf2.4.
Can you help me to find the source files of
I have googled this question. But only someone said that
kernel 2.4.18-bf2.4 is the install kernel of Debian.
However, I did not see anyone giving the instructions to
have the source files of kernel 2.4.18-bf2.4.
Using apt-cache search 2.4.18, I have found
How can I have kernel-source-2.4.18-bf2.4 ???
Thanks for the replies.