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am trying to install spca5xx in suse 10.1 for labtec webcam have attempted with variety of methods - ZEN, YAST, rpm & CLI all without success printout from terminal reads ...
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    spca5xx for webcam


    am trying to install spca5xx in suse 10.1 for labtec webcam

    have attempted with variety of methods - ZEN, YAST, rpm & CLI all without success

    printout from terminal reads as follows


    clark2suse:~ # rpm -q spca5xx
    package spca5xx is not installed
    clark2suse:~ # rpm -q /home/family/Desktop/kernel-module-spca5xx-2.6.13-15.8-0.60.00-1.i586.rpm
    package /home/family/Desktop/kernel-module-spca5xx-2.6.13-15.8-0.60.00-1.i586.rpm is not installed
    clark2suse:~ # rpm -ivh /home/family/Desktop/kernel-module-spca5xx-2.6.13-15.8-0.60.00-1.i586.rpm
    Preparing... ########################################### [100%]
    1:spca5xx ########################################### [100%]
    clark2suse:~ # rpm -q spca5xx
    spca5xx-20060501-1
    clark2suse:~ # lsusb
    Bus 004 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
    Bus 005 Device 002: ID 04e8:3268 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Bus 005 Device 003: ID 046d:0929 Logitech, Inc.
    Bus 005 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
    Bus 003 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
    Bus 001 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
    Bus 002 Device 002: ID 058f:9254 Alcor Micro Corp. Hub
    Bus 002 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
    clark2suse:~ # uname
    Linux
    clark2suse:~ # uname -r
    2.6.16.13-4-default
    clark2suse:~ # modprobe videodev
    clark2suse:~ # modprobe spca5xx
    FATAL: Module spca5xx not found.
    clark2suse:~ # modprobe spca5xx-20060501-1
    FATAL: Module spca5xx_20060501_1 not found.
    clark2suse:~ # uname -r
    2.6.16.13-4-default
    clark2suse:~ # rpm -q spca5xx
    spca5xx-20060501-1
    clark2suse:~ # modprobe spca5xx
    FATAL: Module spca5xx not found.
    clark2suse:~ # cd /home/family/Desktop/spca5xx-20060501
    clark2suse:/home/family/Desktop/spca5xx-20060501 # make clean
    rm -r -f drivers/usb/*.o drivers/usb/.spcadecoder.o.cmd \
    drivers/usb/.spca5xx.o.cmd *.o *.ko *.mod.* .[a-z]* core *.i
    clark2suse:/home/family/Desktop/spca5xx-20060501 # make
    Building SPCA5XX driver for 2.5/2.6 kernel.
    Remember: you must have read/write access to your kernel source tree.
    make -C /lib/modules/`uname -r`/build SUBDIRS=/home/family/Desktop/spca5xx-20060501 CC=cc modules
    make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.16.13-4-obj/i386/default'
    make[1]: *** No rule to make target `modules'. Stop.
    make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.16.13-4-obj/i386/default'
    make: *** [default] Error 2
    clark2suse:/home/family/Desktop/spca5xx-20060501 # make dep
    make: *** No rule to make target `dep'. Stop.
    clark2suse:/home/family/Desktop/spca5xx-20060501 #


    anybody help? - please remember I need simple explanations and instructions

    thanks

    andy

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    Do you have kernel sources or this module is precompiled for your kernel ?

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