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From: Arjan van de Ven <>
To: "Heater, Daniel (IndSys, " "GEFanuc, VMIC)"  <>
Cc: "'Linux Kernel Mailing List'" <>
Subject: Re: Distributing drivers independent of the kernel source tree
Date: 26 Sep 2002 23:08:39 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1033074519.2698.5.camel@localhost.localdomain> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

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On Thu, 2002-09-26 at 22:55, Heater, Daniel (IndSys, GEFanuc, VMIC) 
> 2. Assuming the kernel source is in /usr/src/linux is not always valid.
> 3. I currently use /usr/src/linux-`uname -r` to locate the kernel source
> which is just as broken as method #2.

you have to use

/lib/modules/`uname -r`/build
(yes it's a symlink usually, but that doesn't matter)

that's what Linus decreed and that's what all distributions honor, and
that's that make install does for manual builds.

   Arjan van de Ven

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  reply	other threads:[~2002-09-26 21:01 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2002-09-26 20:55 Distributing drivers independent of the kernel source tree Heater, Daniel (IndSys, GEFanuc, VMIC)
2002-09-26 21:08 ` Arjan van de Ven [this message]
2002-09-26 21:41   ` Alan Cox
2002-09-26 21:48     ` Jeff Garzik
2002-09-26 22:03   ` J.A. Magallon
2002-09-27 12:40   ` jbradford
2002-09-27 12:48     ` Andreas Schwab
2002-09-27 13:08       ` jbradford
2002-09-30 21:35 ` Anders Gustafsson
2002-09-26 21:16 Heater, Daniel (IndSys, GEFanuc, VMIC)
2002-09-27  7:35 ` Arjan van de Ven
2002-09-26 21:55 Heater, Daniel (IndSys, GEFanuc, VMIC)

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