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Old 07-25-2008, 10:21 PM   #1
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"dpkg -i ~oss-linux-4.0-1016_i386.deb"="Relinking the OSS kernel modules failed"


Running:
Code:
dpkg -i ~oss-linux-4.0-1016_i386.deb
Results in:
Code:
Building module osscore
Failed to compile OSS
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.18-4-486/build M=/usr/lib/oss/build modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/lib/modules/2.6.18-4-486/build'
make[1]: *** No rule to make target `modules'.  Stop.
make[1]: Leaving directory `/lib/modules/2.6.18-4-486/build'
make: *** [default] Error 2

Relinking the OSS kernel modules failed
Any thoughts? Thank you!
 
Old 07-25-2008, 10:27 PM   #2
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"Relinking the OSS kernel modules failed"

PS -- I should poiint out, this occurs on my mother's machine, which has a different kernel than the one mentioned in my sig. Thx.
 
Old 07-26-2008, 04:06 PM   #3
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"Relinking the OSS kernel modules failed" resolved

Installed the kernel headers, then ran
Code:
dpkg -i ~oss-linux-4.0-1016_i386.deb
and everything proceeded without error.

Installing the kernel headers was the key.
 
  


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