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Old 10-29-2006, 05:11 AM   #1
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Question avm WLAN USB-stick (Ubuntu 6.10)


Hi,

finally found the appropriate forum, I hope.

After the in other respects smooth installation of Ubuntu 6.10 on my laptop I'd like to establish a connection to the WWW via my WLAN USB-stick (avm.de/en/Produkte/FRITZBox/FRITZ_WLAN_USB_Stick/index.html)[/url]. The only installation instruction I found was this German one (wiki.ubuntuusers.de/FRITZ%21WLAN_USB_Stick).

Unfortunately after entering
Code:
cd fritz/src
sudo make
(changing to the unpacked directory and starting the installation) I got this error messages ('Fehler' is the German word for error as you may know):
Code:
ann@ubuntubox:~/fritz/src$ sudo make
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.17-10-generic/build SUBDIRS=/home/ann/fritz/src modules
make[1]: Betrete Verzeichnis '/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.17-10-generic'
  CC [M]  /home/ann/fritz/src/main.o
In file included from /home/ann/fritz/src/main.c:31:
/home/ann/fritz/src/tools.h:75: error: expected identifier or ‘(’ before ‘typeof’
/home/ann/fritz/src/tools.h:75: error: expected ‘)’ before ‘__xchg’
/home/ann/fritz/src/main.c:65: error: unknown field ‘owner’ specified in initializer
/home/ann/fritz/src/main.c:65: warning: initialization from incompatible pointer type
make[2]: *** [/home/ann/fritz/src/main.o] Fehler 1
make[1]: *** [_module_/home/ann/fritz/src] Fehler 2
make[1]: Verlasse Verzeichnis '/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.17-10-generic'
make: *** [fwlanusb.o] Fehler 2
'Betrete Verzeichnis' means 'entering directory' and 'Verlasse Verzeichnis' at the end of the error message means 'leaving directory'.

Sorry for the dissected URLs above but as a forum-noob I am not allowed to post links to other sites (wonderful idea!!!).

Any ideas how to get ahead? If you need additional information please let me know.

Thanks in advance...

Ann
 
Old 11-27-2006, 05:32 PM   #2
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