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Old 02-03-03, 12:56 AM   #13
Hero_Shema
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To bwkaz:
ok, this is a little weired! I could swear that I did do the configuration for the config file for the kernel and tried to install the nvidia driver afterwords. Any way, so i did install the kernel source again. Then, I did a make clean nvidia.o, which worked fine. However, When i ran the 'make install' command, I got this:

lib/modules/2.4.18-19.8.0/kernel/drivers/video/nvidia.o: kernel-module version mismatch
/lib/modules/2.4.18-19.8.0/kernel/drivers/video/nvidia.o was compiled for kernel version 2.4.18-19.8.0custom
while this kernel is version 2.4.18-19.8.0.
/lib/modules/2.4.18-19.8.0/kernel/drivers/video/nvidia.o: insmod /lib/modules/2.4.18-19.8.0/kernel/drivers/video/nvidia.o failed
/lib/modules/2.4.18-19.8.0/kernel/drivers/video/nvidia.o: insmod nvidia failed
make: *** [package-install] Error 255

How come!!! The nvidia kernel module came from the source package NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-4191.src.rpm.

What's the deal?
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