What is the location of my Linux headers?
ryan.escarez at gmail.com
Thu Oct 27 15:36:19 UTC 2005
On 10/27/05, Dave M G <martin at autotelic.com> wrote:
> Ubuntu Users,
> When running the command "sudo dpkg-reconfigure wacom-kernel-source",
> I'm presented with the following question:
> You have choosen to compile the wacom modules, so you must specify the
> location of the Linux kernel headers for them to use.
> When Linux headers are provided by a kernel-headers-* package, they
> reside in /usr/src/kernel-headers-*.
> What is the location of your Linux headers?
> I thought these "headers" weould be in /usr/src/linux-source-2.6.12,
> but it says it can't find them there.
> Where are they?
> And if anyone is wondering, I'm doing this because I'm trying,
> desperately, to get my Wacom tablet working. It's stuck in "absolute"
> mode, which sucks completely.
you can ask apt-get if you have linux header installed
$ apt-get install linux-header$(uname -r)
optionally, you might have to symlink the linux header
$ sudo ln -s /usr/src/linux-headers-$(uname -r) /usr/src/linux
CEBB F1E4 1E39 EC48 F05D 6B72 9C11 DD88 5E39 E471
$ gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 0x5E39E471
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