Bug#404505: [Pkg-lirc-maint] Bug#404505: lirc-modules-source: dpkg-reconfigure installs module in wrong path

Amaya amaya at debian.org
Tue Dec 26 07:23:50 CET 2006

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Hi Gerhard,

Thanks for reporting this issue. 

Gerhard Brauer wrote:
> dpkg-reconfigure lirc-modules-source installs the builded kernel
> modules in an path far away from kernel-module directory.
> After build modules are installed in: /lib/modules/usr/src/linux/misc/
> and not in /lib/modules/2.6.18-3-k7/misc
> So depmod is useless and modules never found by modprobe etc.
> Same result if building by hand with debian/rules binary-modules
> KSRC=/usr/src/linux The builded .deb Paket has in CONTENTS the same
> wrong path.
> Maybe in rules the kernel path isn't stripped?

I will look at it, but can I forst suggest that you build the modules
using module-assintant?

Thanks for any aditional input you can provide!

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