Upgrade Karmic to wpa_supplicant 0.7.x
proski at gnu.org
Tue Mar 23 12:54:55 EDT 2010
On Tue, 2010-03-23 at 00:19 -0600, Curtis Larsen wrote:
> Isn't there an easier way to upgrade from wpa_supplicant 0.6.x on
> ubuntu karmic to 0.7.x?
If Ubuntu packages a newer wpa_supplicant, then there will be an easier
way. But I don't think they will change the version of wpa_supplicant
in an update for a released distribution.
> I tried following the README and when I type
> "make" I get the following error:
> for d in ap common crypto drivers eapol_auth eapol_supp eap_common
> eap_peer eap_server l2_packet radius rsn_supp tls utils wps; do [ -d
> $d ] && make -C $d; done
> make: *** [all] Error 1
You missed the real error in the output.
> the README says to create a subdirectory and do "make" there. But I
> get the following when I do that:
> make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop.
There are several README files in the sources. Only the top-level
README contains the word "subdirectory", but it says nothing about
making a subdirectory. Search for "directory" brings more results, but
again, I don't see any text about making a directory.
> What am I doing wrong here?
You don't give enough details for others to retrace your steps and
reproduce your problem or to see what you are doing wrong.
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