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Old 02-10-2007, 11:08 AM   #1
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Slackware help

Hi guys

Ok i have a HWU54G Wifi card that im trying to setup in slackware..........i downloaded the modules from the the problem i having is after i untar the package, first when i do ./configure i get error message so i skipped that part and login as root and do make install i then get a message saying the gcc compiler could permission denied. has anybody been able to get wifi working in slackware. if so how did you do it?
Old 02-10-2007, 11:31 AM   #2
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It would help if you posted exact error messages. Descriptive thread titles wouldn't hurt, either.

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Old 02-10-2007, 12:20 PM   #3
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this is the output after make install

make both
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/alphalinux/Hawking'
make ZD1211REV_B=0
make[2]: Entering directory `/home/alphalinux/Hawking'
-I/home/alphalinux/Hawking/src/include -fomit-frame-pointer -O2 -Wall -Wstrict-p
src/zd1205.o src/zdasocsvc.o src/zdauthreq.o src/zdauthrsp.o src/zdmmrx.o src/zd shared.o src/zdhci.o src/zdglobal.o src/zdencrypt.o src/zdpmfilter.o src/zdpsmon .o src/zdsynch.o src/zdbuf.o src/zd1205_proc.o src/zdhw.o src/zddebug.o src/zdtk ipseed.o src/zdmic.o src/zdusb.o src/zd1211.o
make -C /lib/modules/ SUBDIRS=/home/alphalinux/Hawking modules
make[3]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-'
make -C /home/alphalinux/Hawking CFLAGS="-D__KERNEL__ -I/usr/src/linux- /include -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-trigraphs -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -fno- common -fomit-frame-pointer -pipe -mpreferred-stack-boundary=2 -march=i486 -fno- unit-at-a-time -DMODULE" MAKING_MODULES=1 modules
make[4]: Entering directory `/home/alphalinux/Hawking'
make[4]: *** No rule to make target `modules'. Stop.
make[4]: Leaving directory `/home/alphalinux/Hawking'
make[3]: *** [_mod_/home/alphalinux/Hawking] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-'
make[2]: *** [all] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/alphalinux/Hawking'
make[1]: *** [both] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/alphalinux/Hawking'
make: *** [all] Error 2
Old 02-10-2007, 04:39 PM   #4
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Ok i think i found the i just need a solution, this module was compiled with an older version of GCC. what i wanted to know is if i take the makefile and recompile it with the GCC version im running on slackware 11 if that would work.......also, i wanted to know how i can do that since i am a newbe.


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