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Old 03-31-2006, 09:26 AM   #1
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Where can I get the kernel source?

I have FC5 and kernel 2.6.15. I need the kernel source to install this driver (I think...), where can I download it?

PS-I am new to linux, so please dont give too many technical instructions :P
Old 03-31-2006, 09:40 AM   #2
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It provide the vanilla kernel source.

But for Fedora core user:
You are not using the vanila kernel.
You kernel has been edited by the ferora project and thus its have a different source.
You can go to
and go to the extras download page, you will see your kernel 's
Old 03-31-2006, 09:52 AM   #3
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Thank you
Old 03-31-2006, 10:52 AM   #4
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You need to install the kernel-devel package that corresponds to the kernel version you are running. If you are running the latest kernel, just install kernel-devel with yum.


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