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Re: nvidia & gcc version

Go to: http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux.html and click on "Linux
discussion forum".
You will find the information there, just use their search util.


On Wed, 2003-08-06 at 16:44, Alfredo Valles wrote:
> Hi all.
> I've trying to install the nvidia driver in my knoppix 3.2 but the installer 
> complaing about the version of the gcc.
> This was the content of /var/log/nvidia-installer.log:
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>    You appear to be compiling the NVIDIA kernel module with   
>    a compiler different from the one that was used to compile 
>    the running kernel. This may be perfectly fine, but there  
>    are cases where this can lead to unexpected behaviour and  
>    system crashes.                                            
>    If you know what you are doing and want to override this   
>    check, you can do so by setting IGNORE_CC_MISMATCH.        
>    In any other case, set the CC environment variable to the  
>    name of the compiler that was used to compile the kernel.  
>     [1;31m*** Failed cc sanity check. Bailing out! ***
>     [0mmake: *** [gcc-check] Error 1
> -> Error.
> ERROR: Unable to build the NVIDIA kernel module.
> ERROR: Installation has failed.  Please see the file
>        '/var/log/nvidia-installer.log' for details.  You may find suggestions
>        on fixing installation problems in the README available on the Linux
>        driver download page at www.nvidia.com.
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
> How can I know the version of the gcc with which was compiled my kernel?
> Thanks in advance.
> Alfredo 

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