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Re: building nvidia module on sarge

On Fri July 14 2006 10:02 pm, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> Alan Ianson wrote:
> > I'd like to build the nvidia-kernel-source on sarge but "m-a auto-install
> > nvidia" says I haven't got the right compiler to build the module, so how
> > can I do that?
> >
> > If I add testing repositories and grab testings kernel and gcc and
> > friends will that work?
> >
> > If anyone has done this and can give me some pointers it'd be
> > appreciated.
> It's hard to tell why it says that.  What kernel are you running (the
> output of `uname -a` will tell you) and what version of gcc is the
> default (the output of `gcc --version` will tell you)?

The kernel is 2.6.8-12-amd64-k8, and gcc is 3.3.5. I suspect that that is a 
security fixed kernel since sarge's release and m-a wants gcc 3.4.

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