[alsa-devel] Trouble compiling alsa-driver-1.0.23 on Fedora 13

Uros Bizjak ubizjak at gmail.com
Wed Jun 2 10:22:39 CEST 2010

On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 9:30 PM, Mads Kiilerich <mads at kiilerich.com> wrote:

>> Trying to compile alsa-driver-1.0.23 on Fedora 13, I got following
>> failure:
>> gmake -C /lib/modules/
>> SUBDIRS=/home/uros/alsa-driver-1.0.23  CPP="gcc -E" CC="gcc" modules
>> gmake[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/kernels/'
>> Makefile:535: /usr/src/kernels/
>> No such file or directory
>> gmake[1]: *** No rule to make target
>> `/usr/src/kernels/'.  Stop.
>> gmake[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/kernels/'
>> gmake: *** [compile] Error 2
>> I have installed required kernel-devel package.
>> Am I missing something else to successfully compile alsa-kernel drivers?
> Uros, I don't think you are missing anything - it seems like there is a real
> problem with the Fedora kernels and the latest alsa drivers.
> alsa-compile.sh as described on
> http://www.alsa-project.org/main/index.php/Driver_Compilation used to work
> for me on Fedora 12 and check for all dependencies, but now I get the same
> error.
> The Makefile fails in line 535 because SRCARCH (and ARCH) is empty even
> though SUBARCH is correctly (on my machine) set to i386. I don't know why or
> how it usually works.


I have to note, that adding ARCH=x86 to make command also doesn't fly.
Also, I have found [1], where the same problem is reported.

So, I guess I'll just lean back and wait for things to get resolved...
 I can provide further information on request, though.

[1] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=588350#c4


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