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Old 07-26-2003, 03:23 AM   #1
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basic question


I am running rh9 kernel 2.4.20-8

I would appreciate if someone could tell me how to install the following driver for my adsl modem


I am able to gunzip -d zx630-11-2003-07-14-src.gz to get


but dont know what to do next


Old 07-26-2003, 03:44 AM   #2
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cd to the unzipped directory - there'll be files in caps such as README and INSTALL. Read those and do what they say. It's usually simply a sequence of commands:

make install

but not always, so you need to read the docs to make sure about any particular details. Plus, with drivers, you'll need to find out about the 'mod' commands such as 'insmod' and 'lsmod' depending on how the drivers 'set themselves up', so to speak. So 'man lsmod' and such will get you started there.

If you have any trouble post back - I don't know how much I could help but somebody will.


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