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hi everybody. I tried the latest wlan-ng 0.21 pre 16 and ran ./configure
when It asks for linux source directory /usr/src/linux
it gives a
In file included from get_version.c:1:
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:6:2: #error "The kernel sources in /usr/src/linux are not yet configured."
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:7:2: #error "Please run 'make cloneconfig && make dep' in /usr/src/linux/"
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:8:2: #error "to get a kernel that is configured like the running kernel."
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:9:2: #error "Alternatively, you can copy one of the config files"
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:10:2: #error "arch/$ARCH/defconfig.* to .config, and run"
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:11:2: #error "'make oldconfig && make dep' to configure the kernel"
/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h:12:2: #error "for that configuration."
get_version.c: In function `main':
get_version.c:5: error: `UTS_RELEASE' undeclared (first use in this function)
get_version.c:5: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
get_version.c:5: error: for each function it appears in.)
make: *** [get_version] Error 1
./Configure: line 240: scripts/make.opts: No such file or directory
The kernel source tree is version .
./Configure: line 256: [: -lt: unary operator expected
./Configure: line 261: [: -gt: unary operator expected
WARNING: the current running kernel is actually version 2.4.21-99-default.
WARNING: .config not present in kernel source tree. This will
screw up modversions detection and build optimizations.
Is this a RedHat kernel? Workarounds enabled.
For an optimized build, copy over the relevent file from
/usr/src/linux/configs/ to /usr/src/linux/.config
The current kernel build date is Wed Sep 24 13:30:51 2003.
./Configure: line 332: scripts/make.opts: No such file or directory
Alternate target install root directory on host :
So when I ran make all It gives a
# make all
set -e; for d in src doc man etc; do make -C $d ; done
make: Entering directory `/home/gio/Documents/software/linux/ma111/linux-wlan-ng-0.2.1-pre16/src'
set -e; for d in mkmeta p80211 prism2 shared wlanctl wland nwepgen wlancfg; do make -C $d ; done
make: Entering directory `/home/gio/Documents/software/linux/ma111/linux-wlan-ng-0.2.1-pre16/src/mkmeta'
make: *** No rule to make target `../shared/p80211types.c', needed by `.depend'. Stop.
make: Leaving directory `/home/gio/Documents/software/linux/ma111/linux-wlan-ng-0.2.1-pre16/src/mkmeta'
make: *** [all] Error 2
make: Leaving directory `/home/gio/Documents/software/linux/ma111/linux-wlan-ng-0.2.1-pre16/src'
make: *** [all] Error 2
PLEASE, please can anybody give me some idea of what is happening?
Distribution: SuSE Linux Open/Enterprise, Red Hat, Ubuntu
Distro: Suse Linux 9.0 Profressional
i just have a few question about how you all were able to get the adaptor working.
1. Since i'm a newbie at this can you be so kind to tell me how to do a "make" command so i can install the rest of the driver? I've already untarred the pre11 driver, but i'm stuck on how to use make or run ./Config
can some explain the exact command/code to write in the Konsole/shell?
(the "make XXX" command and the "run XX" command)
2. After everything is all said and done what directory contains the file for configuration?
Suse doesn't allow to have a decent wireless connection with the drivers installed. yast messes up everything. so I moved to mandrake 10. et voilą! everything ok. the wireless works beautifully and easily.
I recommend it