Re: Can't Compile Nvidia Driver for Linux
From: tobias (tobias.portmann_at_bluewin.ch)
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2004 15:58:52 +0200
I checked the folders, but I couldn't found the config.gz file. And,
there is also no .config file in /usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.6. How do i
configure the kernel sources manually?
Eric Enright schrieb:
> tobias wrote:
> <snip lots of log stuff>
>>> If you are using a Linux 2.6 kernel, please make sure
>>> you have configured kernel sources matching your kernel
>>> installed on your system.
>>>ERROR: Installation has failed. Please see the file
>>> '/var/log/nvidia-installer.log' for details. You may find
>>> on fixing installation problems in the README available on the
>>> driver download page at www.nvidia.com.
>>Im using "Linux version 2.6.6-1-386 (herbert@gondolin) (gcc version
>>3.3.3 (Debian 20040401)) #1 Wed May 12 13:19:06 EST 2004" as my
>>/proc/version told me.
>>I have installed the kernel sources, and pass them with de parameter
>>--kernel-source-path /usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.6 to the installer.
>>Does someone know this problem???
> Did you configure the kernel sources? If not, 2.6 kernels have
> a feature that keeps a gzipped .config in /proc/config.gz. If
> enabled in your current kernel, try:
> # gzcat /proc/config.gz > /usr/usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.6/.config
> and try your compile again. Otherwise you'll have to do it