LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-30-2004, 01:57 AM   #1
smirnoff
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2003
Location: ChCh, New Zeleand
Distribution: RH9
Posts: 18

Rep: Reputation: 0
beta HSF drivers wont install on 2.6 kernel


I had my conexant hsf modem working with old linuxant beta drivers (5.03.27) in RH9 (with standard 2.4 kernel).

However now i've switched to FC2 the beta drivers refuse to install, saying there's some header missing in the 2.6 kernel.

Is there anything I can do to make these source beta drivers work on a 2.6 kernel? I wouldn't know where to start as far as recompiling the kernel goes but would be willing to try if that is the case.

Are there any other alternatives?

does anyone have *cough* a linuxant license key *cough* lying round ? :P

Btw modems only cost about US$7 these days, so why does linuxant think it can charge US$15 for its drivers? .. go figure
 
Old 09-30-2004, 03:26 AM   #2
da_zombie
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: timbuktou
Distribution: suse 9.1, Debian Sarge
Posts: 69

Rep: Reputation: 15
the old driver wont work on 2.6 i guess (it didnt work for me on suse 9.1) so you ll have to get the latest driver for 2.6 ..
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
smirnoff

Btw modems only cost about US$7 these days, so why does linuxant think it can charge US$15 for its drivers? .. go figure
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
..well i couldnt figure that one out so i got myself a new modem!... shame on you linuxant!
 
Old 10-14-2004, 09:20 PM   #3
Amirhossein
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2004
Posts: 72

Rep: Reputation: 15
Hi all,
read this:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...90#post1216290
Cheers,
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Nvidia drivers wont install on MDK10.1/FC3 DesyphER Mandriva 18 02-28-2005 04:49 PM
Nvidia drivers wont install on MDK10.1/FC3 DesyphER Linux - Software 19 02-26-2005 03:48 AM
HCF BETA modem drivers and 2.6 kernel.. please help! flying_monkey Linux - Hardware 2 11-02-2004 05:59 PM
Free (Beta) Linuxant drivers on MDK 10 (2.6 kernel) shenlong Mandriva 3 03-21-2004 02:52 AM
conexant hsf 2702 modem wont work, even with drivers installed modelo Linux - Hardware 1 02-13-2004 07:28 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:37 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration