LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 07-14-2014, 06:51 AM   #1
xpg94
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2014
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Fax Modem installation


Hello guys, this is my first day using linux xubuntu.

I need to install usb 2.0 fax modem (external 56K V.92/V.90), but I can not manage to get it done.
The thing is, I downloaded the newest driver (dgcmodem_1.13) and when I double click on the .deb file, the ubuntu software center poped up and I pressed Install button.
But, the installation takes forever, it has been installing it for 1 hour (it displays the message "applying changes") and I had to restart the computer.
Later on, software center says that dgcmodem is installed, but efax-gtk does not work

When I try to install it through that weird terminal, and when I enter "dgcconfig" in terminal there are some permission issues and installation can not be finished.

Can someone assist me on this?
Thank you.
 
Old 07-14-2014, 09:55 AM   #2
xpg94
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2014
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: Disabled
I somehow managed to get to this part:

When I enter dgcconfig in terminal, when the installation should finish I get this error:

ERROR: Module build failed!
Please examine the log file "/tmp/dgcconfig-buildlog.txt" to determine why.
root@asaosig-desktop:/home/asa-osig/dgcmodem-1.13#


and here is the text of that build log file:

(cd /lib/modules/3.5.0-44-generic/build && make "CNXT_KERNELSRC=/lib/modules/3.5.0-44-generic/build" "M=/usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules" "CC=gcc" clean)
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.5.0-44-generic'
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.5.0-44-generic'
rm -rf *.o GPL/*.o *.ko GPL/*.ko *.mod.c GPL/*.mod.c .*.cmd GPL/.*.cmd .tmp_versions .tmp_versions /lib/modules/3.5.0-44-generic/build/.tmp_versions/dgcusbdcp.mod Modules.symvers GPL/hda/Modules.symvers Module.symvers GPL/hda/Module.symvers modules.order GPL/hda/modules.order Module.markers GPL/hda/Module.markers
(cd /lib/modules/3.5.0-44-generic/build && make "CNXT_KERNELSRC=/lib/modules/3.5.0-44-generic/build" "M=/usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules" "CC=gcc" modules)
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.5.0-44-generic'
CC [M] /usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules/mod_dgcusbdcp.o
In file included from /usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules/mod_dgcusbdcp.c:57:0:
/usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules/GPL/oscompat.h:125:24: fatal error: asm/system.h: No such file or directory
compilation terminated.
make[2]: *** [/usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules/mod_dgcusbdcp.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [_module_/usr/lib/dgcmodem/modules] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.5.0-44-generic'
make: *** [all] Error 2
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Motorola SM56 Data Fax Modem Installation hulk321 Linux - Software 5 10-30-2008 11:04 PM
Send fax via modem Sabajor Puppy 1 11-28-2006 07:19 AM
modem driver for Internal 56Kbps V.92 Data/Fax/Voice Modem sumathi Linux - Hardware 1 08-05-2005 05:12 AM
Driver Installation for Internal Modem - "Conexant Soft56K Fax" shelldinesh Linux - Hardware 1 10-06-2004 11:59 AM
conexant soft56k fax modem installation problem mohdali Linux - Hardware 1 09-22-2003 10:38 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:05 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration