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Posted by:Dutch
Subject:Startup error
Date:20:37:50 15/07/2007

> > So what was the output from "./configure" ?
> Here's the errors I encountered from "./configure":

> WARNING: *** Missing Linux Wireless kernel extentions. The majority of packet sources on Linux require this support and will not work without it. Make sure your kernel header packages are installed. If all else fails, try the --with-linuxheaders directive. ***

> *** WARNING ***
> Linux Wireless Extensions were not found. This means that they are not
> turned on in your kernel or that your kernel source include paths on your
> distribution are broken (namely, that linux/wireless.h didn't exist or
> was unuseable). Without wireless extentions, most of the commonly used
> packet sources (such as Cisco, Orinoco, Madwifi, Prism54, and others)
> *** WARNING ***
> I don't care if gpsmap is built or not. I'm not entirely sure how to correct the wireless extensions issue on Ubuntu Feisty. Any help would be great, thanks!

You're missing the required headers for the various library files.

Install the headers just like it says in section 7 in the documentation.


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