problem with kernel header file

hello, I am trying to install a graphics driver for my graphics card within suse linux 10.2 and fails. I have looked in the error log and got thisERROR: The kernel header file'/lib/modules/2.6.18.2-34-default/build/include/linux/kernel.h' does notexist. The most likely reason for this is that the ke ...

Ubuntu Kernel Header Files don't match running kernel...

This is a continuation of these two threads:http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=564025http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=503255in order to solve this problemWhat is the location of the directory of C header files that match your runningkernel? [/usr/src/linux/include] /usr/src/linux-heade ...

Ubuntu Can't find kernel header files with 2.6.24-18-rt

I have the 2.6.24-18-rt kernel that came with Ubuntu Studio and when I run vmware-config.pl it asks for the location of the header files so I put in "/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.24-18/include" but it comes back with this:The path "/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.24-18/include" is a ker ...

Kernel Header not found..

Trying to install linksys drivers for a second NIC for my debian vmware 'box'.I got an error "Kernel Header not found. Please install the linux header files development package or create a symbolic or crate a symbolic link from the /usr/src/KERNEL_VERSION directory to linux"Thoughts on how ...

Ubuntu changing kernel header version

I am trying to install the Marvell Yukon 88E8056 driver and I have a kernel header mismatch. I am using Ubuntu 10.04.I have seen very similar problems on the forums, but not the exact versions so I was wondering if anyone has a good solution. The installation proceeds to the point where it checks th ...

kernel header help

I'm trying to install vmworkstation, right now i'm stuck at the kernel header, as for the header i have is of a different verison of my running kernel..I have failed to add the repository in yast,,anyone know where i can get the kernel header for 2.6.18-0.5?repository would be very helpful ...

C1852 not a valid precompiled header file

Using Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0Dialog based MFC applicationI get:MMTimer.cppC:\...\brstt\MMTimer.cpp(26) : fatal error C1852: 'Release/brstt.pch' is not a valid precompiled header filewhen I build in release mode. I do not get the error when I build in debug mode.project settings for debug mode:/nolo ...

Errors when pointing VMWare install to kernel header files

I'm running BackTrack4r2 which is based on Intrepid. I'm pulling my hair out over this problem. As I try to install VMWare Server 2.0 I'm getting stuck at a question the installer poses: Where are the kernel header files located? It would make sense that they're in /usr/src/linux-2.6.35.8 but when I ...

Inclusion of kernel header files

I am writting a program, to open and do ioctl's on a device file. hence iam using one of the header file(dm-ioctl.h) this is not a library header file.Instead it is kernel header file.When i compile my programm, i receive following error:-----------------------------------------------/usr/include/li ...

Ubuntu Update Manager kernel/header updates flagged with "New install"

Update Manager popped up today and has a few Recommended updates for my machine. Included in the Recommended updates is a new kernel (2.6.32-25). Next to several of the kernel/header updates is the text "(New install)". What does the "New install" text mean here? Will installing ...

Ubuntu kernel header file

Please help on compiling alsa sound card driver for EC2 ubuntu image.I am using the Ubuntu image on Amazon EC2 with AKI-68bb5901, for Ubuntu hardy, version number is 2.6.24-10-xen architecture of x86_64. In order to compile the kernel module, I need to find the kernel header for this image. The EC2 ...

Ubuntu installing ndiswrapper - missing kernel header files

- after installing hardy 8.05 i am having alot of problems getting my wireless card to work. it is a wl-138g v2 (broadcom 4318). I have tried to follow instructions to install ndiswrapper manually, which is fine, but when i try to install by using the "make install" command, i get a messag ...

Ubuntu Backport Repo + New Kernel Header = OMFG!! WOW!!!

I know the backport repo's and what not are "risky", but a couple nights ago I enabled all the additional repos under the "Updates" tab for Hardy... Once I did, I got a big bunch of updates (not surprising) including a kernel header update (ending in -17 if memory serves).Having ...

Ubuntu NVIDIA GeForce 6600 install - I require kernel header files? ;s

I'm taking another shot at Linux and Ubuntu, and need some quick assistance in obtaining header files and such.I am currently following this guide:http://wp.uberdose.com/2004/12/11/ubuntu-and-nvidia-geforce-6600/I have managed to exit my X windows session, as required by the offical NVIDIA Linux dri ...

Ubuntu Kernel header files

At the moment i trying to install vmware on Ubuntu 6.06, but the installation asks for the location of de kernel header files, where can i find those files, or can i download those files? ...

Ubuntu What kernel header package do I need?

HelloI have tried to compile a program that I downloaded.But I get a long list of warnings, and error messages detailing kernel headers that I am missing; eg:In file included from /home/maxtor/Desktop/PWC-try/pwc-10.0.12-rc1/pwc-if.c:69:/home/maxtor/Desktop/PWC-try/pwc-10.0.12-rc1/pwc.h:28:26: error ...

Ubuntu Which Kernel Header Directory Should Be Used

Preparing to build GCC as a cross-compiler which involves building glibc. Which of the kernel header directories should I use. There are several located under /usr/src, e.g.:linux-headers-2.6.32-28linux-headers-2.6.32-28-genericlinux-headers-2.6.32-29linux-headers-2.6.32-29-generic ...

Ubuntu Kernel source path?

What is the kernel source path in Ubuntu 4.10?I have installed the kernelsources using: sudo apt-get install linux-sourceNow I can't find it in /usr/src (there is only a .tar.bz2 package) ...

Ubuntu Kernel Source path?

Where is the kernel source path? I'm trying to install an usb-driver and in the ./configure command gives an error telling me that can't find the kernel source path. Where is it? :( ...

Ubuntu install kernel header

Hi; I'm new to linux; I have installed 5.04 Ubuntu from the March 2005 Linux magazine DVD, and would like to get a HAM modem working; all I need is to install the kernel source header for 2.6.10-2-k7I have tried to follow various leads; not successfully;(as I need the header to get a modem working, ...

Ubuntu No Valid Kernel

I had played with the pre-release of Warty, and fell for Ubuntu a month or so ago. When the release version was announced, I downloaded immediately. During the install, the base system refuses to install and gives a "no valid kernel package" type of error. All this after it hoses my partit ...

Ubuntu eagle-usb & the kernel header files

After years of openSUSE, I switched to Ubuntu, and I already have a pboblem :(Anyway, I have a SAGEM F@st 800-840 modem and I could not compile the right module for it. I have installed the following packages:eagle-usb-utils_2.1.1-3ubuntu1eagle-usb-data_2.1.1-3ubuntu1eagle-usb-modules-source_2.1.1-3 ...

Ubuntu Mythmusic: can not find valid mpeg header

I've just imported a whole heap of music (mp3s) into mythmusic and a lot of songs come up with the error message:"Mythmusic has encountered the following error:Decoder MAD: Cannot find a valid MPEG header."All these songs played fine on my little Archos mp3 player, so why isn't Mythmusic p ...

Ubuntu Which Kernel Header Directory Should Be Used

Preparing to build GCC as a cross-compiler which involves building glibc. Which of the kernel header directories should I use. There are several located under /usr/src, e.g.:linux-headers-2.6.32-28linux-headers-2.6.32-28-genericlinux-headers-2.6.32-29linux-headers-2.6.32-29-generic ...

Ubuntu Need help : kernel header file

I need to compile a C++ program which is using several kernel header files with this kind of writting pattern #include <linux/xxx.h> and #include <asm/xxx.h>. The problem is that the compiler cannot find those header files. I have check the kernel header in/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.18.1 ...

Ubuntu I thought 8.10 was supposed to implement automatic kernel header updates for vbox/vmw

I thought I read somewhere that the DKMS package in 8.10 was going to begin providing automatic kernel header recompiling for Virtualbox and VMware Server (among other things) every time there is a Linux kernel update, so that I wouldn't have to recompile them myself via a terminal command. Is this ...

Kernel headers of the running kernel - vmtools install on Oracle Linux

Having a little trouble installing VM Tools or Oracle Linux. The vmware-install.pl script runs fine with the defaults until: "Searching for a valid kernel header path...The path "" is not valid.Would you like to change it? [yes]" I've tried digging around the forums but this problem doesn't seem to ...

Ubuntu 10.10 and vmware 7.0 - problem installing vmware-tools

I'm trying to virtualize 10.10 on vmworkstation 7.0.0 build-203739.10.10 is up and running allright, but I'm having a problem installing vmware-tools.During vmware-config-tools.pl I run into an error indicating vm can't find a valid kernel header path...Would you like to change it? [yes]Now I've ins ...

VMware Tools and Oracle Linux Howto

VMware Tools and Oracle Linux Howto Author: Dude, 02-Jan-2012The installation of the VMware Tools under a default installation of Oracle Linux fails. The supplied vmware-install.pl installation script shows the following errors:Searching for a valid kernel header path...The path "" is not a valid pa ...

Ubuntu Kernel Header issues

When I try to make a fresh NDIS Wrapper I continus to get kernal header errors. Heres whats I have:root@desktopbox:/home/paul/ndiswrapper-1.38# ls -lhtotal 60K-rw-r--r-- 1 paul paul 116 2007-02-28 19:43 AUTHORS-rw-r--r-- 1 paul paul 22K 2007-02-28 19:43 ChangeLogdrwxr-xr-x 2 paul paul 4.0K 2007-03-1 ...

Ubuntu Are the kernel header files contained in build-essentials package?

Im just going to re-iterate the subject of this post -- do you know if the kernel version header files are contained in the build-essential package?? If not, where can I find them? ...

Ubuntu Kernel source code, kernel header package...

can anyone help me how to install the kernel source code and header package so that i can install my nvidia driver... ...

Ubuntu Kernel Header Files don't match running kernel...

What is the location of the directory of C header files that match your running kernel? [/usr/src/linux/include] /lib/modules/2.6.20-16-generic/build/includeThe directory of kernel headers (version @@VMWARE@@ UTS_RELEASE) does not match your running kernel (version 2.6.20-16-generic). Even if the mo ...

Ubuntu What's the difference between the kernel image and the kernel header files?

In layman's terms, what's the significant difference between a kernel's image and its header files?Why can I install one without the other?I've looked up "header files" on Wikipedia but it didn't light a bulb. ...

VMware headache with kernel header

Does anyone know how to get around this challenge configuring VMware:The directory of kernel headers (version 2.6.13-15-smp) does not match yourrunning kernel (version 2.6.13-15.8-smp). Even if the module were to compilesuccessfully, it would not load into the running kernel. ...

Errors in kernel header files while compiling a third party A/D card driver C code.

I am trying to compile a third-party A/D card driver (proven to work on 2.2.X kernels) on Debian etch 2.6.18-5-486 & 2.6.18-5-686. As directed, I have changed the makefile to point to the correct linux source header files. And get the following compilation errors with 2.6.18-5-686:"puma:/ho ...

How to include mysql header path for visual studio

I just installed mysql on my machine and i want to include the header files and the libraries of mysql. How do i make visual studio go to this folder to reference my mysql header files and libraries?I want it for my vc++ application. I use #include <mysql.h> to include my mysql files. And also ...

Install kernel - header & kernel-devel with yum from DVD

i' am not new in Linux. However, i still have a problem with some basic ****. My question: I like to install my kernel - devel and kernel - headers from DVD with yum. This because my ethernetcards(wireless) are not working yet.So, updates by the interweb are impossible.I already changed the yum - co ...

Kernel header

I have following errors on 2.6.22.5-49.fc6-i586 when I tried to do a module load for ath_pci. I then tried to install kernel-devel-2.6.22.9-61.fc6.i686.rpm, but it says it has already been installed. How can I fix it?ath_hal: version magic '2.6.22.9-61.fc6 SMP mod_unload 586 4KSTACKS ' should be '2. ...

Ubuntu vmware player not working after kernel header updates

I am using ubuntu 9.10 and the vmware player 3 was working fine. But after the kernel headers updated to 2.6.31-22 the vmware player shows the pop up and says it cannot find the kernel headers. But actually, the linux-headers-2.6.31-22-generic are installed. I tried to re-install the vmware player b ...

Ubuntu Correctly installing libraries and (non-kernel) header files

Not sure which forum to post this in ... a question about libraries and header files.I recently installed a package (Vision Egg) that requires the Open GL libraries and headers, specifically, gl.lib and gl.h. I used Synaptic to install nvidia-current and nvidia-current-dev and it now looks as if the ...

Ubuntu Kernel source path

HiI'm building a driver for my Atheros wireless card on Edgy. The make file wants a variable called KERNELPATH which is "the location of the kernel build tree" which I assume means the root of the kernel source code. The default, /usr/src/Linux-2.6.3, is empty. Since I haven't compiled the ...

Ubuntu Broken NTFS/Fuse after kernel header updates 19 Dec 07

Access to my NTFS partitions suddenly stopped after running the updater for the kernel headers. After reboot no access to drives. They are there but i cannot access them. Also on a subsequent reboot lost all modules (sound/network/mouse,etc). Did a "sudo depmod" and got them back but still ...

Ubuntu Cannot restart Gutsy Giboon 7.10 after kernel header updates 19 Dec 07

Like others here today (19-Dec-2007), I started my Ubuntu Desktop machine and was asked to do an upgrade. 7 packages were suggested and the first one or two of these (at least) included the latest kernel updates. I am not a very experienced linux user so I just said "yes go ahead" and at t ...

Ubuntu Serious problem after kernel (header) update

This morning I updated (using the automatic update) my operation systems, with kernel updates. I have 2 pc-s, a DELL Latitude D820 laptop with 32-bit Ubuntu, and an another one, with 64-bit Ubuntu. The desktop pc config is: 4GB Kingston RAM, Galaxy nVidia 8600 GTS, ASUS P5N-E SLI motherboard, nVidia ...

Ubuntu kernel header up

i use ubuntu 5.10 is there a command line ,that can be used to update to the latest kernel headers on the www ...

Ubuntu X11 Header PAth not Found when compiling Magic VLSI

I have installed all devel packages related to X11 but I keep getting this error when I run the ./configurechecking for X... libraries /usr/X11R6/lib, headerschecking for gethostbyname... yeschecking for connect... yeschecking for remove... yeschecking for shmat... yeschecking for IceConnectionNumbe ...

Ubuntu Empty kernel header files

I'm trying to compile pvrusb2 driver but I get:fatal error: tda18271.h: No such file or directorySo I went to investigate and saw that all the header files are empty (0 bytes) in the directory:/usr/src/linux-headers-3.0.0-13-generic/include/config/media/tunerOf course I have installed linux-headers. ...

Searching for function definitions in kernel header files

I am just starting to resume my programming - so have come to the world of Linux because its great.Anyway, i have a C file i am trying to compile and it contains includes for headers...Code: ...

Ubuntu bug with new kernel header version?

After installing the 2.6.24.17 (basically the .17 version) and rebooting, I was stuck at 640x480, it couldn't detect my nvidia driver.So I recovered back to the .16 versions and now I have wide-screen again.Anyone else have this problem? Yes, I used hardware manager to enable the restricted drivers. ...