Install Hostap in Fedora Core 2

AP-Research HostAP-Research
Mon Jun 21 09:05:51 PDT 2004

<quote who="Amal Al Hajeri">
> Hi,
> I followed your recommendations but no luck yet :( i still get the same
> error. please find my comments In-line
> I verified which kernel am running now and the output was i686
> # rpm -q --qf '%{ARCH}\n' kernel
> i686
> actually if you do a "diff" on the two files,
> /usr/src/linux-2.6.5-1.358/configs/kernel-2.6.5-i686.config  and the one
> under /boot/ you will find that they are the same file.

Good to know... and you are still getting the following error even after
Makefile mod?  Have you done a 'make' in /usr/src/linux after the Makefile

>> > When i do 'make install' i get the following error:
>> > Module installation directory not valid:
>> > '/lib/modules/2.6.5-1.358custom'
>> > Most probable cause for this is modified kernel headers.
>> Edit /usr/src/linux-2.6.5-1.358/Makefile and remove "custom" from
>> EXTRAVERSION = -1.358custom


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