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Old 01-09-2012, 08:35 AM   #1
ghoshdibyajyoti
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Question How to patch and build rpm of a kernel module (btusb.ko)


Hi..

I have generated two patches for the kernel btusb driver, to make it work with my bluetooth device. Now I want to generate an rpm named btusb_<version_info>.rpm, which upon installing will upgrade the older / already existing btusb module. my kernel version is 2.6.34.7. Please help me!!

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Old 01-09-2012, 10:20 AM   #2
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You could google "HOWTO build rpm".

I usually use the Icinga docs for building an RPM as they aren't super verbose.

https://wiki.icinga.org/display/howt...ld+Icinga+RPMs
 
  


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