LinuxQuestions.org
Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-01-2003, 08:57 PM   #1
harpreet
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
ls returns nothing in /usr/src


i have rh 7.2 installed on my presario 2500 ....i am trying to configure vesa framebuffer on my system .....to do so i have to run make menuconfig ....but i cannot find the command coz when i try to go to my /usr/src/linux-version dir .i cannt find anything in there ie ls in /usr/src/returns nothing ....can someone help
 
Old 09-01-2003, 09:00 PM   #2
trickykid
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jan 2001
Posts: 24,149

Rep: Reputation: 234Reputation: 234Reputation: 234
Most likely during the initial install, the kernel source was not installed. You'll need to download a kernel to compile. Might as well inswtall a new and latest one at this time.
 
Old 09-01-2003, 09:02 PM   #3
fancypiper
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Sparta, NC USA
Distribution: Ubuntu 10.04
Posts: 5,141

Rep: Reputation: 58
You'll need ncurses installed as well to make menuconfig

Red Hat Linux 7.2: The Official Red Hat Linux Customization Guide Appendix A. Building a Custom Kernel

Last edited by fancypiper; 09-01-2003 at 09:04 PM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
/usr/src SeattleSux Linux - Newbie 3 12-23-2004 11:29 PM
/usr/src/??? iain.ross Linux - Software 5 08-24-2004 03:18 PM
/usr/src/linux? krackerroot Slackware 6 10-26-2003 03:31 PM
/usr/src ??? gibbylinks Red Hat 1 10-24-2003 04:05 AM
Creating /usr/src/linux-<xx> from kernel.<xx>.src.rpm jmourik Linux - Newbie 2 02-19-2003 04:24 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:49 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration