[driverloader] driverloader_2.03_i386.deb installation hang

Max relf at unn.ac.ru
Thu Aug 12 21:45:56 EDT 2004


driverloader_2.00_i386.deb and driverloader_2.03_i386.deb hang during 
Fortunately, it is possible to interrupt the hang by pressing Crtl+C and 
everything seems to work fine after that.
The only problem is that dpkg counts such installation as uncompleted. 
The log is below.


# dpkg -i driverloader_2.03_i386.deb
Preparing to replace driverloader 2.00 (using 
.../driverloader_2.03_i386.deb) ...

Removed driverloader from /lib/modules/
Unpacking replacement driverloader ...
Setting up driverloader (2.03) ...
Linuxant DriverLoader for Wireless LAN devices, version 2.03

No pre-built modules for: Debian-3.1 linux-2.6.7 i686-SMP

Trying to automatically build the driver modules...
(this requires a C compiler and proper kernel sources to be installed)

Where is the linux source build directory that matches your running kernel?

Building modules for kernel 2.6.7, using source directory
/lib/modules/2.6.7/build. Please wait...
<================= Here the hang occurs. Forced to press Ctrl+C 
usbcore: registered new driver driverloader
dpkg: error processing driverloader (--install):
 subprocess post-installation script killed by signal (Interrupt)
Errors were encountered while processing:

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