[ovs-discuss] build openvswitch kernel module in ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS

Hilman Fathurrahman i at hil-man.net
Sun Mar 20 08:32:58 UTC 2011


thanks for fast reply
now it works :-)


small correction for the command
*sudo apt-get install linux-headers-`uname -r`*

On Sun, Mar 20, 2011 at 3:25 PM, Ramana Reddy <gtvrreddy at gmail.com> wrote:

> Please install  linux headers with the following command:
> sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r)
> Some times, the headers will be installed in /usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.x.x
> instead of /lib/modules/..........
> Please verify that and give the corresponding path when you install
> openvswitch.
>
>
> On Sun, Mar 20, 2011 at 1:48 PM, Hilman Fathurrahman <i at hil-man.net>wrote:
>
>>  i want to build openvswitch-1.1.0pre2 kernel module  in ubuntu 10.04.2
>> LTS
>>
>> but i got error messages :
>> *root at NOX:/usr/local/openvswitch-1.1.0pre2# ./configure
>> --with-l26=/lib/modules/`uname -r`
>> .
>> *-skipped-*
>> .
>> checking for Linux 2.6 build directory... /lib/modules/2.6.32-30-generic
>> checking for Linux 2.6 source directory... configure: error: cannot find
>> source directory (please use --with-l26-source)*
>>
>> i found the problem is the installer can't find the source,
>> so i want to ask where is the Linux 2.6 source directory ?
>>
>> thanks for your help :-)
>>
>>
>>
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>


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