dissapearing kernel-headers

nestu nestu at lunar-linux.org
Wed May 26 22:25:21 GMT 2004

Richard B. Pyne wrote:
> I know this has been covered before, but I can't find it in 
> either my notes or in the list archives, but what is the process 
> for re-creating the kernel-headers?
glibc recreates your headers from /usr/src/linux/

> I have one machine where the /usr/include/linux and 
> /usr/include/asm directories keep dissapearing and I have to 
> keep restoring them from a backup.
> I tired ( after restoring the headers) doing a lin linux ; lin 
> glibc and lin gcc (after restoring the missing headers again).
> I have tried lin kernel-headers several times along the way and 
> get:
> Building kernel-headers
> bzip2: (stdin) is not a bzip2 file.
> tar: Child returned status 2
> tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors
> Thanks for your help.
> --Richard
I'd take a look at your install dir, to see what headers you 
have around.
nestu ;)
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