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Old 05-10-2006, 04:46 PM   #1
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Location of C Header Files in Fedora Core 5

What is the location of the directory of C header files that match the running kernel in Fedora Core 5
Old 05-10-2006, 10:02 PM   #2
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They are not installed by default. Install the package 'kernel-devel'

# yum install kernel-devel

Once installed they will be in:

Old 05-11-2006, 01:01 AM   #3
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I installed kernel-devel as directed, however I'm trying to install VMware Linux Host and the config program keeps telling me that it is expecting the kernel header files to be in the directory /usr/src/linux/include. When I try to point it elsewhere it keeps telling me that it expects to see the linux folder.
Old 05-11-2006, 02:12 AM   #4
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You can make a symlink to point it to the right place:
ln -s /usr/src/kernels/kernel-<blahblah> /usr/src/linux


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