problems 'make install'

AP-Research HostAP-Research
Fri Jun 11 10:35:08 PDT 2004

<quote who="michael">
> Ok, after make'ing I try to make install and I get this...
> Module installation directory not valid: '/lib/modules/2.6.5-1.358custom'
> Most probable cause for this is modified kernel headers.
> You will need to install module file (driver/modules/hostap*.{,k}o)
> manually.
> make[1]: *** [install_check] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/hostap-driver-0.1.3'
> make: *** [install_2.6] Error 2

[root]# cd /usr/src/linux
Edit Makefile and remove "custom" from the end of line which reads
  EXTRAVERSION = -1.358custom
[linux]# make mrproper
[linux]# cp /boot/config-`uname -r` ./.config
[linux]# make
[linux]# cd /usr/src/hostap
[hostap]# make clean
[hostap]# make
[hostap]# make install

KC Ferguson

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