current community chat Unix & Linux Unix & Linux Meta your communities I recommend booting into kernel version 2.6.9-42.0.3.ELsmp (which appears to be installed) and re-try the driver build or install the kernel-smp-devel-2.6.9-42 kernel source package (without the .0.3) to match your running this is a CentOS release 5.9 (Final) herohat View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit herohat's homepage! LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Red Hat rpm error: cannot create %sourcedir User Name Remember Me?

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why? Now time for make all... [r[email protected] dgrp-1.9]# make all (cd driver; make all) make[1]: Entering directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/driver' make -C /usr/src/linux-2.6.9-42.ELsmp SUBDIRS=$PWD modules MYPWD=/root/dgrp-1.9/driver MYMANDIR=/usr/share/man make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/kernels/2.6.9-42.0.3.EL-smp-i686' Building modules, stage Please log in or register to answer this question. 12 Answers 0 votes The issue is that an end user is building as root, and the permissions of the build system I also wouldn't hire a marketing firm to build my website." - Nilpo Faq Reply With Quote October 8th, 2003,08:26 AM #3 No Profile Picture Wisher View Profile View Forum

I'm assuming if I reboot it will automatically launch the new kernel, and it should compile without any issues? Why are so many metros underground? I'm getting the same error on CentOS 5.9 too. gcc checking for gcc version... >= 3.2 (3.4.6) checking for gcc...

Posts: 16,708 Rep: you are aware that this thread is from 2004 and for the now very dead RH9 RH9 did not have "yum" that was not added until many years Rpm-build Explore Labs Configuration Deployment Troubleshooting Security Additional Tools Red Hat Access plug-ins Red Hat Satellite Certificate Tool Red Hat Insights Increase visibility into IT operations to detect and resolve technical issues rhel rpm share|improve this question asked Nov 30 '11 at 17:36 sqenixs 1051211 I found the answer. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=203772 Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ

Posts: 16,708 Rep: this is a red hat 9 thread you are not using rh9 please start a new thread with CentOS 6.4 or centOS 5.9 in the title the solution When using the install command # rpm -ivh [filename] I get the following error message: error: cannot create %sourcedir/usr/src/redhat/sources Do I have to make a directory to put it in? Is this what you want? Review your favorite Linux distribution.

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Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug. Not the answer you're looking for? Cpio Md5 Sum Mismatch none needed checking for current kernel version... 2.6.9-42.ELsmp -> 2.6.9-42. -> 2.6.9 checking for kernel headers... "Not found." **************************************************************************** * Unable to locate matching kernel source for the * linux 2.6.9-42.ELsmp I ran into the same problem and found that I didn't need to apply all three to get it to work.

Go to Solution. 0 Kudos Reply All Forum Topics Previous Topic Next Topic 1 REPLY Stuart Browne Honored Contributor [Founder] Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight check over here When I run it, it always errors out saying "cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES". We Acted. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.

Without this directory, attempting to install a .src.rpm fails with: error: cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES Creating /usr/src/redhat allows the .src.rpm to be installed. Password Red Hat This forum is for the discussion of Red Hat Linux. no checking for suffix of executables... http://birdsallgraphics.com/error-cannot/error-cannot-create-sourcedir-usr-src-redhat-sources-centos.php Current Customers and Partners Log in for full access Log In New to Red Hat?

This did the job, thanks! share|improve this answer answered Dec 6 '11 at 2:04 sqenixs 1051211 If it was all about making the spec file with what you intended (than a command line option) make[2]: Leaving directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/dinc' make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/dinc' (cd dparp; make linux) make[1]: Entering directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/dparp' make -f os/Makefile.Linux all make[2]: Entering directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/dparp' make -f os/Makefile.Linux all make[2]: Entering directory

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Thanks Faq Reply With Quote October 7th, 2003,11:24 PM #2 Scorpions4ever View Profile View Forum Posts  Banned ;) Devshed Supreme Being (6500+ posts)        more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science You also can extract the files from rpm with rpm2cpio command. Thanks Ticro ticro View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by ticro 04-03-2004, 01:42 PM #2 RobertP Member Registered: Jan

Search this Thread 04-03-2004, 10:47 AM #1 ticro LQ Newbie Registered: Sep 2003 Posts: 1 Rep: rpm error: cannot create %sourcedir very newbie here using redhat 9 I am Join our community today! make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/daemon' (cd config; make all) make[1]: Entering directory `/root/dgrp-1.9/config' echo "#!/bin/sh" > dgrp_gui echo "# Run wish from the user's PATH \\" >> dgrp_gui echo "exec wish -f o checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler...

View Responses Resources Overview Security Blog Security Measurement Severity Ratings Backporting Policies Product Signing (GPG) Keys Discussions Red Hat Enterprise Linux Red Hat Virtualization Red Hat Satellite Customer Portal Private Groups I think the third one that comes up with the error message is the source code for the other two. Comment 1 Will Woods 2006-08-23 14:29:38 EDT Solution: install rpm-build. I get an error: [[email protected] root]# rpm -ivh exim-3.36-5.src.rpm warning: exim-3.36-5.src.rpm: V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID e01260f1 error: cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES How do I fix this error?

Issue Installing source rpm fails with error: cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES $ rpm -ivh kernel-2.6.18-194.el5.src.rpm warning: kernel-2.6.18-194.el5.src.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 37017186 error: cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES Environment answered Jan 2, 2007 by hm2k New to the Community (8 points) Please log in or register to add a comment. 0 votes Looks like there is a mis-match with the Smash amps. share|improve this answer answered Nov 30 '11 at 18:46 Nikhil Mulley 5,2351540 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote use rpm2cpio to unpack rpm.

Take the groupies home. "Death Before Dishonour, my Friends!!" - Bruce D ickinson, Iron Maiden Aug 20, 2005 @ OzzFest Down with Sharon Osbourne "I wouldn't hire a butcher to fix Up the Irons What Would Jimi Do? Bug203772 - rpm cannot install .src.rpm due to missing /usr/src/redhat Summary: rpm cannot install .src.rpm due to missing /usr/src/redhat Status: CLOSED NOTABUG Aliases: None Product: Fedora Classification: Fedora Component: rpm (Show Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

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