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Re: New Debian User needs an idea

On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 01:07:09AM +0000, jim-bean@att.net wrote:
> Thanks all for the good info. My problem with gcc was that I jumped to the 
> conclusion that "extra" software would be on the 2nd or 3rd disk. I tried apt 
> again and this time mounted the first disk and there it is. I think I will find 
> the headers now that I see they are called linux-headers rather that 
> kernel-headers. This should allow getting ndiswrapper up and getting to the web.

They used to be named kernel-headers, but the debian freebsd and hurd
guys objected (quite validly too) that it should be more specific.  So
it bacame linux-headers and linux-image instead of kernel-headers and

Len Sorensen

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