Ubuntu Hardy 8.04.2 kernel update revisited

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at gmail.com
Fri Jun 19 01:58:56 CDT 2009

Hi Mario,
thanks for the reply

Mario Limonciello wrote:

>> Dear Marion,
> Mario not Mario*n*
sorry for that, a typo. I am aware that the extra letter makes a 
difference ;-)

Will try all this as soon as the ppa repo updates on my computer, for 
whatever reason I still get hash mismatch and on top of that currently 
hardy-updates reports a gpg problem


>> thanks for the reply and, of course, for the efforts. However I do not 
>> quite get what actions I am supposed to take to get the modem working 
>> in kernel  2.6.24-24?
> Just need to upgrade hsfmodem from the PPA.  It should have a 
> pre-dependency of hsfmodem-base-dkms so that should get pulled in too.
>> I got the kernel installed, what other actions to take? What header 
>> packages to install? linux-headers I have already, ubuntu-modules but 
>> not their "header package".
> If you just did your apt updates, it should have pulled in 
> linux-headers-2.6.24-24, linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.24-24 and 
> linux-image-2.6.24-24.  Just make sure that whenever you do your updates 
> you always have the triplet of the three packages getting upgraded all 
> at the same time.
> Regards
> -- 
> Mario Limonciello
> *Dell | Linux Engineering*
> mario_limonciello at dell.com

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