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Old 10-10-2009, 08:28 AM   #1
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Fail to build broadcom driver


I'm trying to get around with backtrack3 on my Dell Inspiron 1525, which has a NIC of Broadcom. Broadcom has released a driver of their own for this. I've downloaded it and I'm failing to build it.

After I untarred it, I'm trying to run "make",
but I get:
KBUILD_NOPEDANTIC=1 make -C /lib/modules/`uname -r` /build M=`pwd`
make: *** /lib/modules/2.6.21.5/build: No such file or directory. Stop.
make: *** [all] Error 2

But the directory /lib/modules/2.6.21.5/build DOES exist. any ideas?
 
Old 10-10-2009, 06:29 PM   #2
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The link may exist, but does it point to a valid source directory?
 
Old 10-11-2009, 04:31 AM   #3
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What Broadcom chipset?

Code:
lspci -vnn | grep 14e4

Here you find more infos.
 
  


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