Breezy won't compile ufsd (aka Paragon NTFS for Linux) custom kernel module

crimsun at crimsun at
Sat Oct 15 10:15:43 UTC 2005

On Sat, Oct 15, 2005 at 10:10:18AM +0200, Gábor Iglói wrote:
> 4. create some symlinks to let ufsd's to find kernel and
> module stuff and awk
> sudo ln -s /usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.12-9-386 /usr/src/linux sudo ln
> -s /lib/modules/2.6.12-9-386 /lib/modules/2.6.12 sudo ln -s
> /usr/bin/awk /bin/awk

This is the wrong approach, and if it's hard-coded, Paragon should be
kindly reminded to honor environment variables like KSRC and CC.

KSRC=/lib/modules/$(uname -r)/build

> root at ubuntu:/usr/src/ufsd# modprobe ufsd
> FATAL: Error inserting ufsd
> (/lib/modules/2.6.12-9-386/kernel/fs/ufsd/ufsd.ko): Invalid module
> format

So what does dmesg actually report about it?

Daniel T. Chen            crimsun at
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