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Old 10-25-2004, 06:43 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2004
Distribution: debian sarge-backported
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Angry ati radeon problem debian-sarge!!!!!!!!!help me!!!!

i use debian sarge and i cannot install the drivers for my ati radeon 9600 pro.

i use alien in order to get a .deb package.
i install the package.
the next step is to move to /lib/bodules/fglrx_buildmod and type "./".

the error i get is : kernel includes at /usr/src/linux/include not found or incomplete file:/usr/src/linux/include/linux/version.h

please if anybody knows, help me!!!!!!!!!!

sorry for my english
Old 10-26-2004, 06:35 AM   #2
Registered: Sep 2004
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Re: ati radeon problem debian-sarge!!!!!!!!!help me!!!!

Originally posted by mechmg93
type "locate version.h"
and find out what the real location of your linux includes is.
you need your sourcefiles of your current linux kernel for this.
Old 10-27-2004, 10:24 AM   #3
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i finally solved my problem by compiling a custom 2.6.9 kernel and now i have my beloved 3d acceleration.

i did nothing when i used all the precompiled kernels and their sources....


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