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Compile and loading kernel module without compiling the kernel

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Highpoint 620 driver in Unbuntu 13.10

I am running the latest ubuntu version atm (with the 3.11 kernel) https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RocketRaid is what I used, however I then get the following error upon making the file... ...
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How to compile wireless driver for 13.10

im trying to compile a wireless driver for the Realtek RTL8812AU chipset. i got the tar file from github. i did a "sudo make" but i got some errors. And i would like to learn how to install it.
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Compiling in Ubuntu 12.10 ARM 7

I am fairly lost in compiling drivers (Modules) for Ubuntu from here these drivers work on the older 3.0.36 kernel so i would like to compile it for 3.0.8 by using the driver source provided. I have ...
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Unable to compile RealTek RTL8188CE driver on Ubuntu 13.10

I am trying to compile the Realtek drivers on my machine and I am getting the following errors: make -C /lib/modules/3.11.0-12-generic/build M=/home/david/Downloads/rtl8188ce-linux-driver modules ...
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Compiling rtl8188ee driver fails

I am trying to compile and install the proprietary driver for my RTL8188ee Wireless card. Using make in the download directory ...
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Make compiling error 'No rule to make target' when trying to install a driver

When I try to install a driver via sudo make I get these errors: make -C /lib/modules/3.8.0-31-generic/build M= make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.8.0-31-generic' make[2]: *** No ...
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Compiling Realtek WiFi card driver fails [duplicate]

To get my WiFi card Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8188CE 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter (rev 01) working properly, I downloaded the UNIX driver source from Realtek's website. While trying to compile ...
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Problem compiling driver for usb31000sw usb-ethernet adapter

I'm trying to build a driver for the Startech USB31000SW. A linux driver is included but it has to be compiled and installed. When running make I get the following errors: make -C ...
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How to install compat-drivers? [duplicate]

I followed many many tutorials but it doesn't work. I want to install the compat-drivers which include the negative-one-patch. In airodump-ng I always get the error: mon0 is on channel -1, but the AP ...
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Is it possbile to load module compiled under kernel 2.6.x to a system with kernel 3.8.x

I have Marvell USB wireless driver src which only supports up to kernel 2.6.8. Now my system is Ubuntu 13.04 with kernel 3.8 and I can not compile the src under the new kernel anymore. I found the ...
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Compiling kernel modules with IDE

Guys is there a way to compile and generate the make file and the .ko file using IDE like eclipse or codeblocks ??
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Realtek RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Rev03 New driver installation

I've just performed a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.04 without updates. The network connection isn't working so I'm trying to fix it by following the guide listed in this link ...
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Module Not Loaded

I am new to Linux driver development, and I just stated to do some driver programming beginning with "hello.c" on Ubuntu 12.10... but unfortunately my Makefile didn't compile the kernel code... and ...
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Are there any non-standard steps required to build a single module for a realtime kernel?

I am trying to build a modified driver for the PSEye camera. I am able to compile and load the module for a generic kernel without any issues. But when I use the same procedure for a linux realtime ...
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Compile sk98lin driver in 13.04

I just upgraded to 13.04 and I'm having issues trying to compile the Marvell sk98lin ethernet driver: Execute: make prepare (done) ...
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Getting my sound from my HT Omega Striker 7.1 sound card to work in Ubuntu 13.04

I have a dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.04 (was beta testing, just upped to final release). In Win7 the sound card works great (I output through the optical cable). In Ubuntu the card is detected ...
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Can't Install UVC drivers: “implicit declaration of function 'x' [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]”

I am working on a project for my final year project which involves the use of a web-cam. I bought an external one and tried to install new drivers for it. Now my integrated web-cam won't work. My ...
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cannot compile ralink driver in 12.04!

Well, trying to setup wifi. Concern is with compilation issue ( i think so!). make/make install are not working and showing errors with datatype miss-match and so on. When I try to update linux ...
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Compiling RTL8192CU Driver for Edimax EW-7811UN for Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) [closed]

Yesterday, I upgraded to Ubuntu Raring 13.04 and can no longer compile the latest RTL8192CU driver from the Realtek website (3.4.4_4749-2012/11/12). Raring Ringtail runs under kernel 3.8.0-1-generic ...
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Error installing ath9k Wireless Driver for Ubuntu 12.10

I'm following the instructions of this external link. When I enter sudo make install }}} I get the following error: make -C /lib/modules/3.5.0-17-generic/build ...
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How do I install the X.org Radeon/ATI driver?

I recently downloaded version 7 of the Radeon/ATI X.org Driver from this link: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-ati My question is how do I compile and install it? I don't like ...
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I want to add a custom driver to my kernel source. But I have no idea how to do this. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.
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I have a USB-to-LAN converter, and downloaded the its drivers. The driver folder consists of a Makefile file, a .c file and a .h file. How do I install such a driver?
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Why can't I compile the Ralink wireless driver on 12.04?

I'm an ubuntu 12.04 user and my wireless Network card(D-Link WIRELESS N 150 DESKTOP ADAPTER DWA-525) has always worked well with the driver suggested here, However this morning I updated the Generic ...
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Help do I install the Ralink RT3070 wireless driver?

I bought an AZTECH WL562USB wireless adapter and am stuck trying to install the driver. The driver file I downloaded is a BZ2, called ...
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How do I install the drivers for my HCF Conexant modem?

How do I install drivers for my HCF Conexant modem in Ubuntu 11.10? Unfortunately Conexant driver is old with no update for new kernel version (upper 2.6) so I cant install and use my HCF modem. I ...
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Trying To Compile But Missing Headers?

So I'm trying to update my sound card driver but I need to compile first. After entering the sudo make command, I run into errors, missing files, etc. See link. Terminal_Lines I've installed the ...
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Compiling an RT3062 PCI Wireless Driver

I have an Ralink wifi card installed. The driver shipped with ubuntu 11.10 does not appear to run my card. On the ralink website there is a source download for compiling the driver but being new to ...
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How do I install the penmountlpc kernel module?

I would like to install the penmountlpc touchscreen driver in Ubuntu 11.10 on a Dialogue Flybook A33i. When I try installing it using module-assistant from the source packed in ...
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Madwifi Driver Installation Error : “Cannot detect kernel version”

I cannot get past this error when trying to run "make" on the driver source. Makefile.inc:81: *** Cannot detect kernel version - please check compiler and KERNELPATH. Stop. Does anyone know the ...
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Writing a “Hello World” Device Driver for kernel 2.6 using Eclipse

Goal I am trying to write a simple device driver on Ubuntu. I want to do this using Eclipse (or a better IDE that is suitable for driver programming). Here is the code: #include ...
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What is the minimum requirement to compile Kernel modules

I want to compile a Kernel module. What is the minimal set of packages that I need to download to succeed? Cheers, Stefan
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converting .c module to .o module

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10 and the installed kernel for driver programming. In rubini's book it is mentioned to create a .o file from a .c file, but I'm not getting it. it uses obj-m := eg_drv1.o, but ...
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Driver installation: compiling source code for newer kernel

I am trying to install a driver for this DAQ card, but when I execute (as in given documentation): insmod /usr/.../advdrv_core.ko i get this error: invalid module format As I found out, this is ...