hostap and Mandrake 10

Sangho Shin ss2020
Thu Aug 12 14:23:33 PDT 2004


I am sorry, I am using kernel 2.6.3.
And, our problem is that we get a lot of errors when we 'compile' hostap 
driver. So, the built-in hostap library should not affect compiling new 
hostap driver. Do you know how can create modversion.h file in Mandrake 
10 (or in kernel 2.6.3)?
Thank you,


Karel Rericha wrote:

> Sangho Shin napsal(a):
>> Hi,
>> I am trying to install hostap into Mandrake 10 (kernel 2.6.2), but it 
>> gives a lot of erros because of "modversions.h". It seems kernel 
>> 2.6.2 doesn't have modversions.h even if "MODVERSION" field is "y" in 
>> '.config' file in the kernel.
>> Any idea?
>> Thank you,
>> Sangho,
> Looks like you are using some beta of Mandrake 10.0, Community release 
> has kernel 2.6.3 and hostap compile on it fine through 0.1.3 to 0.2.4 
> versions. Just don't forget to delete hostap libraries provided with 
> distribution in /lib/modules/2.6.3-4mdk/kernel/3rdparty/hostap before 
> "make install" of more current version of hostap.
> Karel
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