[mythtv-users] Trouble installing lirc on FC4 (lirc-kmdl-2.6.14-1.1653_FC4)

Luke lukes790 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 17 19:46:14 UTC 2006

Now we are getting somewhere! I just installed my kernel source in
accordance with This
I can now see all the header files that my compilation was complaining
about (missing header files like bttv.h etc.). The same thing Blammo is
talking about. So, I will go forth and compile my lirc drivers in FC4.

On 17/01/06, Blammo <blammo.doh at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/17/06, Blammo <blammo.doh at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 1/16/06, R. G. Newbury <newbury at mandamus.org> wrote:
> > > What you may not understand here is that you may be missing the
> *kernel*
> > > sources for your setup. It is not particularly made clear in Jarod's
> > > guide that you need 'kernel-dvel' for the sources, and that yum update
> > > or smart upgrade will upgrade the kernel *and the sources* if you have
> > > already installed a prior source version, but not if you have not done
> so.
> >
> > Sadly, if you're using FC4, and you want to compile your own kernel
> > (for example, to take AGPGART from included to a module) the
> > kernel-devel won't compile without some love and attention (which I'm
> > still working on)
> > [root at frontend1 2.6.14-1.1656_FC4-i686]# make
> >  CHK     include/linux/version.h
> > make[1]: *** No rule to make target `init/main.o', needed by
> > `init/built-in.o'.  Stop.
> > make: *** [init] Error 2
> I know I'm not supposed to answer my own posts, but that's what
> happens when I post before I do enough research....
> for those who don't know.. kernel-devel doesn't actually install the
> files needed to compile. You have to find the actual SOURCE (found
> here:
> http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/4/SRPMS/
> ) THEN install, move, unpack, gyrate, do the rosary, and pray....
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