Server Adminsitrator for new kernel 2.4.18-18.7.x

Michael Redinger Michael.Redinger at uibk.ac.at
Fri Jan 24 13:32:00 CST 2003


Any chance that the version of your kernel sources differs from the kernel 
you use?

Michael


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On Fri, 24 Jan 2003, Lee, David Y. wrote:

> I tried following Jason's instructions on his site as well as bits I've found on the mailing list archive, yet still no go:
> 
> RH7.2, 2.4.18-18.7.x, PE1550
> 
> After installing the dellomsa-drivers rpm, then modifying dcesm.c, and executing './dellosmaesm start', I get:
> 
> [root at web01 bin]# ./dellomsaesm start
> Building device driver for running kernel:                 [  OK  ]
> Loading Server Administrator Device Drivers:               [FAILED]
> See /var/tmp/esm.map for output from insmod.
> See Dynamic Kernel Support in the Server Administrator readme.txt file.
> 
> [root at web01 tmp]# cat esm.map 
> /lib/modules/2.4.18-18.7.x/misc/esm.o: kernel-module version mismatch
>         /lib/modules/2.4.18-18.7.x/misc/esm.o was compiled for kernel version 2.4.18-17.7.x
>         while this kernel is version 2.4.18-18.7.x.
> 
> I was under the assumptiong that the dynamic kernel support would build the driver for this kernel as well?
> 
> I'm sure I've done something stupid, any help?
> 
> Thanks
> Dave
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Brian J. Smith-Sweeney [mailto:bsweeney at physics.ucsb.edu] 
> Sent: Tuesday, December 10, 2002 2:49 PM
> To: jason andrade
> Cc: linux-poweredge at dell.com
> Subject: Re: Server Adminsitrator for new kernel 2.4.18-18.7.x
> 
> 
> On Tue, 2002-12-10 at 14:14, jason andrade wrote:
> > On 10 Dec 2002, Brian J. Smith-Sweeney wrote:
> > 
> > > FYI, those instructions didn't completely work for me.  When I got 
> > > to the point where I'd run the start_text.sh script it would 
> > > overwrite my edited module and fail to run . Other folks expressed 
> > > similar issues on the dell forums; see the following thread for more 
> > > info:
> > 
> > Sorry Brian.  I've generally just used the install script as i've 
> > usually done a RH7.3 fresh install, kernel update to 2.4.18-10, OMSA 
> > 1.2 install, kernel update to 18-18.7.x, OMSA 1.2 patch, which has 
> > worked ok.
> > 
> > I've been given some additional information by Steve and inserted that 
> > into the text message that was archived there (basically the minor 
> > change is to install the dellomsa as well as dellomsa-drivers)
> > 
> > I've taken the forum bits out and added them to the text file for 
> > future reference.
> > 
> No worries; I'm glad the install instructions are there!  They kept me from doing my headers hack that I was worried about (earlier post).  I just mentioned it b/c I know lots of people on this list have pointed to those instructions, and the additions from the forum are pretty key.
> 
> -Brian
> 





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