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emerge -uvD world error
* Determining the location of the kernel source code * Found kernel source directory: * /usr/src/linux * Found sources for kernel version: * 220.127.116.11 * getfilevar requires 2 variables, with the second a valid file. * getfilevar <VARIABLE> <CONFIGFILE> * Could not find a usable .config in the kernel source directory. * Please ensure that /usr/src/linux points to a configured set of Linux sources. * If you are using KBUILD_OUTPUT, please set the environment var so that * it points to the necessary object directory so that it might find .config. !!! ERROR: media-sound/alsa-driver-1.0.10-r2 failed. !!! Function linux-info_pkg_setup, Line 534, Exitcode 1 !!! Unable to calculate Linux Kernel version !!! If you need support, post the topmost build error, NOT this status message.
Have you tried with just -uv without the D?
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Have you actually build from that kernel source? It seems to have a problem finding your kernel configuration (.config file)
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make menuconfig > exit > save yes
emerge uDv world will now work
Make sure /usr/src/linux points to your current working kernel.
ls -l /usr/src/linux
03-02-2006 #8Originally Posted by gruven
to make the symlink match your current kernel, then you would do a
You would delete the symlink
ln -s 'uname -r' linux
i want to update my kernel then do that...so how do i update my kernel?