[Wlug] Question about dpkg

Andy Stewart andystewart at comcast.net
Thu Oct 27 18:42:29 EDT 2011


On 10/27/2011 12:41 AM, Randall Mason wrote:
> Sometimes it only compiles for the currently running kernel.  Are you
> running the old one outside of the chroot jail?  When you are in the
> chroot jail, and run uname -a, what do you get?
>
> Randall Mason
> randall at mason.ch <mailto:randall at mason.ch>

HI Randall,

You've hit the nail on the head.  That's exactly the problem.  uname -a 
returns the running kernel, and that must be why the building of the 
modules (as part of the oss-linux package installation) is grabbing a 
kernel other than what I desire.

Thanks for the help!

Andy

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