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Old 08-11-2008, 05:28 AM   #1
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DeLi Linux - Broadcom driver installation problem

Hi all.
here are the exact steps i've taken. I have the broadcom driver in

cd /home/binodbdrchand/SRC/NIC
tar xvzf NIC.tar.gz
cd src
make -- gives me error right here

*Console Output*********************************************************

gcc -DMODULE -D__KERNEL__ -DDBG=0 -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -06
-I/lib/modules/'uname -r'/build/include -c -o b44um.o b44um.c
cc1 : /lib/modules/ : Not a directory
make: ***[b44um.o] Error 1


I tried creating the directory, /lib/modules/, but still had no luck.

Help will be appreciated.
Old 08-12-2008, 01:53 PM   #2
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I've never had much luck with the Broadcom driver and have always would up using ndiswrapper for those cards.

As for the error message you posted, I suspect you don't have the kernel headers installed.


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