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Old 08-23-2008, 08:51 AM   #1
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Unhappy Kernel Headers Missing (NDISwrapper Installation) OpenSuse11 KDE4


I am getting fed up now with the installing of
NDISwrapper on opensuse 11 (KDE4).
I begin my tryst yesterday with the installation
but still unable to gety it done , it displays
" the program 'kernel - headers ' is missing on your system ."
I already have "linux-kernel headers " installed using yast pm.but it does not comes to my respite as yet .
Can anyone get me out of this ditch????
 
Old 08-23-2008, 12:02 PM   #2
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try installing kernel-devel
 
Old 08-23-2008, 03:50 PM   #3
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Fedexpress in reply to your email...

actually it displays when i run the make command
make -C driver
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/fedexpress/ndiswrapper-1.53/driver'
Makefile:34: *** Cannot find kernel version in /usr/src/linux-2.6.25.5-1.1-obj/i386/pae, is it configured?. Stop.
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/fedexpress/ndiswrapper-1.53/driver'
make: *** [all] Error 2

I have read too much about that i should install kernel headers , kernel sources,
but yast already shows them , someone recommended that my kernel source might not be updated,
actually i cannot devote too much of time to get internet working thru wifi , d-link DWA 510,
chipset rt2561/RT61 ,





It sounds to me that the installer is assuming you have your kernel sources in
"/usr/src/linux-2.6.25.5-1.1-obj/i386/pae"
Try to edit the script(s) and edit the path to where your sources and kernel resides. I'm not a Suse user myself so I'm not sure where they keep them but I have encountered this type of error before.
 
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