[DRBD-user] Debian Install

Kee Gohil kee at ksl.co.uk
Sun Mar 13 16:25:36 CET 2005

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

I upgraded to a later version of the kernel. Followed the rest of the 
advice and now I have a compiled module.  I just have to figure out how 
to use it :-)

Many thanks for the help.


Sven Mueller wrote:
> Kee Gohil wrote on 12/03/2005 20:28:
>> Thanks for that. I'm getting a little further.
>> I installed module-assistant and kernel-headers but now I'm getting
>> /usr/bin/make -C /usr/src/kernel-headers-2.4.18 
>> SUBDIRS=/usr/src/modules/drbd/drbd  modules
>> make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/kernel-headers-2.4.18'
>> make[2]: *** No rule to make target `modules'.  Stop.
>> In the /usr/src/kernel-headers-2.4.18 directory, there is only one 
>> directory (include).  There is no Makefile.  What am I missing?
> Try contacting the debian maintainers of kernel-headers-2.4.18 and 
> module-assistant. There is a bug in one of those packages. I worked 
> around that problem on my mail host because I thought I had a wrong 
> setup, but it seems I'm not the only one.
> I know at least the maintainer of module-assistant is generally helpful 
> and friendly.
> cu,
> sven
> PS: To work around the problem, you need to install 
> kernel-source-2.4.18, unpack it and link or copy it's Makefile (and the 
> scripts directory) into the kernel-headers-2.4.18 directory. As far as I 
> recall, this is all that's needed to work around that problem.
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