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Re: how update wireless-tools version?

On Thu, Aug 08, 2002 at 11:42:32PM -0700, Wilhelm *Rafial* Fitzpatrick wrote:
> Okay, I just updated to 2.4.19 on my TiBook, and iwconfig & friends 
> now complain that eth1 has been compiled with version 13 of the 
> Wireless Extension, while the tools are using 12.  I apt-got source 
> wireless-tools and built it, but that produces the same warning.  I 
> then looked around in the source directory for wireless-tools and I 
> see the wireless.h file is symlinked to wireless.14.h.  So where is 
> the 12 coming from !?!
> Anybody know how to fix the wireless-tools to match the kernel version?

Make sure that you've updated the symlinks in /usr/include to point to
the relevant directories in your new kernel source.   I'll bet that those
links are pointing into some old kernel that has a v12 wireless.h
whereas your new kernel has v13 as evidenced by the error message shown.

r y k e r a t r y k e r d o t o r g

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