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Old 03-23-2008, 12:43 PM   #1
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Ndiswrapper issue

have centos 4.3 (kernel 2.6.9-42.ELsmp) i downloaded ndiswrapper trying to install it , when i make file it gives me the following errors i am a total newbie if someone can help it will be greatly appreciated.

make -C driver
make[1]:Entering directory '/home/deraven/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper-1.51/driver'
make -C /usr/kernels/2.6.9-34.EL-smp-i686 SUBDIRS=/home/deraven/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper-1.51/driver
/usr/kernels/2.6.9-34.EL-smp-i686/scripts/ line 11: gcc :command not found

/usr/kernels/2.6.9-34.EL-smp-i686/scripts/ line 12: gcc :command not found
make[2]:Entering directory '/usr/src/kernels/2.6.9-34.EL-smp-i686'
CC [M] /home/deraven/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper-1.51/driver/crt.o
/bin/sh: gcc :command not found
make[3]: *** [/home/deraven/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper-1.51/driver/crt/o] Error 127
make[2]: *** [_module_/home/deraven/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper-1.51/driver] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory '/usr/src/kernels/2.6.9-34.EL-smp-i686'
make[1]: *** [default] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory '/home/deraven/ndiswrapper/ndiswrapper-1.51/driver'
make: *** [all] Error 2
Old 03-23-2008, 12:51 PM   #2
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You need a compiler - gcc. Open a terminal and, as root, type in
yum install gcc
and then try the ndiswrapper install again.


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