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Re: [SLE] kernel header
  • From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 28 May 2003 20:06:37 -0400
  • Message-id: <200305282006.37069.bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 28 May 2003 19:55 pm, Dale wrote:
> rpm -qa | grep kernel does not report anything for me or as root.
>

Then go back and load the kernel sources off the CD/DVD



> On Wed, 2003-05-28 at 19:48, Bruce Marshall wrote:
> > On Wednesday 28 May 2003 19:22 pm, Dale wrote:
> > > That reports this:
> > >
> > > Endeavour:/home/dale # rpm -qa | grep k_athlon
> > > k_athlon-2.4.20-38
> >
> > Yes, but... but.....
> >
> > Do it the same as I did below... actually use 'kernel'
> >
> >
> > (mine reports k_athlon too but it also reports as below)
> >
> > > So it looks like the source is not installed. And I am not able to
> > > install after several attempts. So I gusess I will have to live
> > > without:(
> > >
> > > On Wed, 2003-05-28 at 19:02, Bruce Marshall wrote:
> > > > On Wednesday 28 May 2003 18:49 pm, Dale wrote:
> > > > > The only directory that I have listed under /usr/src is
> > > > > packages. Nothing else!
> > > >
> > > > Then: rpm -qa | grep kernel
> > > >
> > > > and look for:
> > > >
> > > > kernel-source-2.4.20.SuSE-30
> > > >
> > > > > On Wed, 2003-05-28 at 18:32, Bruce Marshall wrote:
> > > > > > On Wednesday 28 May 2003 18:21 pm, Dale wrote:
> > > > > > > I don't seem to find them on my system in
> > > > > > > /usr/src/linux/include/2.4.20-4GB-athlon or any where else
> > > > > > > for that matter. I did choose to install the source during
> > > > > > > install, and I also tried to install 2 other times. What
> > > > > > > the heck am I missing? I've got 8.2 Personal.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Can't really help you but if you look in the
> > > > > > /usr/src/linux/Makefile you will see that the '-athlon' is
> > > > > > just tacked on the end of the name of the kernel during the
> > > > > > make process. I didn't get a match on the header values
> > > > > > until I recompiled the kernel.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > > On Tue, 2003-05-27 at 20:19, Eric wrote:
> > > > > > > > On Tuesday 27 May 2003 04:28 pm, Dale wrote:
> > > > > > > > > ok, thanx! so what is the full path to them in an 8.2
> > > > > > > > > install?
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > Lol, how could he ignore your original question?
> > > > > > > > Anyways its
> > > > > > > > /usr/src/linux/include
> > > > > > > > or
> > > > > > > > /usr/src/<whatever 8.2 named your linux kernel source
> > > > > > > > directory>/include
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > I think by default the headers are installed wiht the
> > > > > > > > kernel, however if you need the full source you have to
> > > > > > > > install that seperatly from the CPU-optimized rpm
> > > > > > > > package. Full kernel source is a whopping 20 MB of
> > > > > > > > source and much more when its compiled and configured.
> > > > > > > > ----------------------
> > > > > > > > Eric Bambach
> > > > > > > > Eric@xxxxxxxx
> > > > > > > > ----------------------
> > > > > >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > +-----------------------------------------------------------
> > > > > >---- ---- ---------+ + Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx
> > > > > > Bellaire, MI 05/28/03 18:31 +
> > > > > > +-----------------------------------------------------------
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> > > > > > more is said than done."
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > +---------------------------------------------------------------
> > > >---- ---------+ + Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx Bellaire,
> > > > MI 05/28/03 19:02 +
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> >
> > --
> > +-------------------------------------------------------------------
> >---------+ + Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx Bellaire, MI
> > 05/28/03 19:48 +
> > +-------------------------------------------------------------------
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+ Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx Bellaire, MI 05/28/03
20:06 +
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