Bug 229596 - kernel build directory has broken links
kernel build directory has broken links
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2007-02-21 17:25 EST by Andy Cameron
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-02-26 01:08:15 EST
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Description Andy Cameron 2007-02-21 17:25:59 EST
Description of problem:

lib/module/2.6.19-1.2914.fc7/build directory has broken links. Also the source

How reproducible:
All the time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. cd lib/module/2.6.19-1.2914.fc7/
2. directories build and source have type - link (broken)
Actual results:
[root@localhost ndiswrapper-1.37]# make install
make -C driver install
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/ndiswrapper-1.37/driver'
Can't find kernel build files in /lib/modules/2.6.19-1.2914.fc7/build;
  give the path to kernel build directory with 
  KBUILD=<path> argument to make
make[1]: *** [prereq_check] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/ndiswrapper-1.37/driver'
make: *** [install] Error 2
[root@localhost ndiswrapper-1.37]# 

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Comment 1 Dave Jones 2007-02-26 01:08:15 EST
you don't have kernel-devel installed.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2007-03-02 12:46:40 EST
Moving to 'devel' as discussed on

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