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Old 02-02-2004, 04:07 PM   #1
Haon
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Question Help please!


I'm trying to install my Wusb11 driver i got form the linksys website. I downloaded everything but sadly I dont know how to install it. There is a MAKE file and a configuration file. I have mandrake 9.2 and KDE. All help is appreciated. Thanks.
 
Old 02-02-2004, 04:15 PM   #2
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do you have a Makefile file ?

if yes, you can type :
make && make install when you are root

you can so read the manuel
 
Old 02-02-2004, 04:31 PM   #3
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You will find better response if your thread subject is something more informative than "Help Please!" Try something like "Wusb11 driver installation help"

if you do have make files:

login as root and open a terminal

cd to the directory where you have the files
then do:
make
make install
 
Old 02-02-2004, 06:33 PM   #4
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I guess i got an error 2?

Code:
[root@localhost linux-wlan-ng-0.1.14-pre1]# make install
find . -name .depend -exec rm {} \;
set -e; for d in src doc man etc; do make -C $d install ; done
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/haon/Desktop/linux-wlan-ng-0.1.14-pre1/src'
Makefile:45: ../config.mk: No such file or directory
make[1]: *** No rule to make target `../config.mk'.  Stop.
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/haon/Desktop/linux-wlan-ng-0.1.14-pre1/src'
make: *** [install] Error 2
[root@localhost linux-wlan-ng-0.1.14-pre1]#
 
Old 02-02-2004, 06:42 PM   #5
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Had you logged on as root?

If not type 'su' and hit return and then input the root password - this will change you to a 'superuser'

and try again!
 
Old 02-02-2004, 06:45 PM   #6
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root@localhost
Yup, Im in root. Actually the first time I did it I forgot. Maybe I have to uninstall and reinstall. If so, how would I do that?

[EDIT] I dont think that is the case cuz I MrProper and it got rid of it and i tried agian and im still getting an error 2 [/EDIT]

Last edited by Haon; 02-02-2004 at 06:56 PM.
 
  


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