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Old 12-05-2013, 10:23 PM   #16
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Well that can't be why my driver won't compile. The first error is with os_intfs.c and the patches don't touch that file.
Old 12-06-2013, 10:30 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by darksaurian View Post
  CC [M]  /usr/local/RTL8188C_8192C_USB_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/driver/rtl8188C_8192C_usb_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/os_dep/linux/os_intfs.o
/usr/local/RTL8188C_8192C_USB_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/driver/rtl8188C_8192C_usb_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/os_dep/linux/os_intfs.c: In function 'rtw_proc_init_one':
/usr/local/RTL8188C_8192C_USB_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/driver/rtl8188C_8192C_usb_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/os_dep/linux/os_intfs.c:313:3: error: implicit declaration of function 'create_proc_entry' [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
   rtw_proc=create_proc_entry(rtw_proc_name, S_IFDIR, init_net.proc_net);
/usr/local/RTL8188C_8192C_USB_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/driver/rtl8188C_8192C_usb_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/os_dep/linux/os_intfs.c:313:11: warning: assignment makes pointer from integer without a cast [enabled by default]
   rtw_proc=create_proc_entry(rtw_proc_name, S_IFDIR, init_net.proc_net);
/usr/local/RTL8188C_8192C_USB_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/driver/rtl8188C_8192C_usb_linux_v4.0.2_9000.20130911/os_dep/linux/os_intfs.c:320:3: error: implicit declaration of function 'create_proc_read_entry' [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
   entry = create_proc_read_entry("ver_info", S_IFREG | S_IRUGO, rtw_proc, proc_get_drv_version, dev);
These (and your other) errors can be eliminated by commenting out CONFIG_PROC_DEBUG in the Makefile. I am using the same driver with Linux 3.12.x and it works fine. Changed the followings --
diff -pru rtl8192cu/Makefile
--- rtl8192cu/Makefile  2013-09-11 05:56:55.000000000 +0200
+++      2013-12-06 16:09:37.000000000 +0100
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
 #EXTRA_CFLAGS += -Wextra
diff -pru rtl8192cu/include/autoconf.h
--- rtl8192cu/include/autoconf.h        2013-09-11 05:56:55.000000000 +0200
+++    2013-12-06 16:09:37.000000000 +0100
@@ -296,9 +296,9 @@
 //#define CONFIG_DEBUG_RTL871X
 #define DBG    0
+//#define CONFIG_DEBUG_RTL819X
-#define CONFIG_PROC_DEBUG      1
+//#define CONFIG_PROC_DEBUG    1
 //#define DBG_IO
 //#define DBG_DELAY_OS
@@ -324,7 +324,7 @@
 //#define DBG_MEMORY_LEAK      1
 //TX use 1 urb
Originally Posted by darksaurian View Post
I think it has something to do with kernel 3.10. But then where did my /lib/modules/3.10.17/kernel/drivers/net/wireless/rtlwifi/rtl8192cu/rtl8192cu.ko come from? Did the Slackware team patch it to get it to compile?
Surely not. Slackware is open source and there is no magic. The rtl8192cu.ko is from rtlwifi. Your module, once successfully compiled, will be called 8192cu.ko
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Old 07-28-2014, 12:52 AM   #18
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Thanks, this sorted me out for compiling the driver on a Cubox-i4pro with Debian Wheezy & a 3.10 kernel.


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