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PostPosted: Mon Mar 30, 2009 9:58 am    Post subject: cant emerge webcam driver Reply with quote

it fails here.
The webcam has worked in the past - i upgraded my kernel and -uD world. i twas identified as a problem ( ?? blocker - cant remember exactly) so i removed it and want to add it again.

 * Checking for suitable kernel configuration options...
>>> Unpacking source...
>>> Unpacking spca5xx-20060501.tar.gz to /var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/work
tar: spca5xx-20060501/drivers: implausibly old time stamp 1970-01-01 00:00:00
 * Converting spca5xx-20060501/Makefile to use M= instead of SUBDIRS= ...
 * Applying spca-20060501-defines.patch ...
 * Applying spca-20060501-2.6.18.patch ...
>>> Source unpacked in /var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/work
>>> Compiling source in /var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/work/spca5xx-20060501 ...
ln: creating symbolic link `Module.symvers': File exists
 * Preparing spca5xx module
make -j6 HOSTCC=i686-pc-linux-gnu-gcc CROSS_COMPILE=i686-pc-linux-gnu- LDFLAGS= KERNELDIR=/usr/src/linux default
   Building SPCA5XX driver for 2.5/2.6 kernel.
   Remember: you must have read/write access to your kernel source tree.
make -C /usr/src/linux M=/var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/work/spca5xx-20060501 CC=cc modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27-gentoo-r8'
scripts/ *** CFLAGS was changed in "/var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/work/spca5xx-20060501/Makefile". Fi
make[1]: *** [_module_/var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/work/spca5xx-20060501] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.27-gentoo-r8'
make: *** [default] Error 2
 * ERROR: media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1 failed.
 * Call stack:
 *     , line   49:  Called src_compile
 *             environment, line 3217:  Called linux-mod_src_compile
 *             environment, line 2478:  Called die
 * The specific snippet of code:
 *               eval "emake HOSTCC="$(tc-getBUILD_CC)"                                                 CROSS_COMPILE=${CHOST}-           DFLAGS="$(get_abi_LDFLAGS)"                                             ${BUILD_FIXES}                                          ${BUILD_PA{BUILD_TARGETS} " || die "Unable to emake HOSTCC="$(tc-getBUILD_CC)" CROSS_COMPILE=${CHOST}- LDFLAGS="$(get_abi_LDFLAGS)" ${BUILD_FIXES} $
 *  The die message:
 *   Unable to emake HOSTCC=i686-pc-linux-gnu-gcc CROSS_COMPILE=i686-pc-linux-gnu- LDFLAGS=  KERNELDIR=/usr/src/linux default
 * If you need support, post the topmost build error, and the call stack if relevant.
 * A complete build log is located at '/var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/temp/build.log'.
 * The ebuild environment file is located at '/var/tmp/portage/media-video/spca5xx-20060501-r1/temp/environment'.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 30, 2009 11:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not that I think this will change anything for you, but I gather fro mthe output that several things about this package are broken, mainly by upstream, as far as I see ...

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 30, 2009 11:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi, can you post your emerge --info plz ?
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 30, 2009 11:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

skippy ~ # emerge --info
Portage (default/linux/x86/2008.0/desktop, gcc-4.1.2, glibc-2.8_p20080602-r1, 2.6.27-gentoo-r8 i686)
System uname: Linux-2.6.27-gentoo-r8-i686-AMD_Athlon-tm-_XP-with-glibc2.0
Timestamp of tree: Tue, 17 Mar 2009 09:30:01 +0000
distcc 3.0 i686-pc-linux-gnu [enabled]
app-shells/bash: 3.2_p39
dev-java/java-config: 1.3.7-r1, 2.1.7
dev-lang/python: 2.4.4-r13, 2.5.2-r7
dev-python/pycrypto: 2.0.1-r6
dev-util/cmake: 2.4.6-r1
sys-devel/autoconf: 2.13, 2.63
sys-devel/automake: 1.5, 1.6.3, 1.7.9-r1, 1.8.5-r3, 1.9.6-r2, 1.10.2
sys-devel/binutils: 2.18-r3
sys-devel/gcc-config: 1.4.0-r4
sys-devel/libtool: 1.5.26
virtual/os-headers: 2.6.27-r2
CFLAGS="-march=i686 -O2 -pipe"
CONFIG_PROTECT="/etc /usr/kde/3.5/env /usr/kde/3.5/share/config /usr/kde/3.5/shutdown /usr/share/config /var/lib/hsqldb"
CONFIG_PROTECT_MASK="/etc/ca-certificates.conf /etc/env.d /etc/env.d/java/ /etc/fonts/fonts.conf /etc/gconf /etc/php/apache2-php5/ext-active/ /etc/php/cgi-php5/ext-active/ /etc/php/cli-php5/ext-active/ /etc/revdep-rebuild /etc/terminfo /etc/udev/rules.d"
CXXFLAGS="-march=i686 -O2 -pipe"
FEATURES="distcc distlocks fixpackages parallel-fetch protect-owned sandbox sfperms strict unmerge-orphans userfetch"
PORTAGE_RSYNC_OPTS="--recursive --links --safe-links --perms --times --compress --force --whole-file --delete --stats --timeout=180 --exclude=/distfiles --exclude=/local --exclude=/packages"
USE="X aac accessibility acl acpi alsa apache2 arts berkdb bluetooth branding bzip2 cairo cdr cli cracklib crypt ctype cups dbus dri dvd dvdr dvdread eds emboss encode esd evo fam fortran gcj gdbm gif gimp gimp-print glitz gnome gpm gstreamer gtk hal iconv immqt-bc ipv6 isdnlog jack java javascript jpeg kde kerberos ldap libnotify mad midi mikmod mp3 mpeg mudflap mysql ncurses nls nptl nptlonly nsplugin ogg opengl openmp oss palm pam pcre pda pdf perl php png ppds pppd python qt3 qt3support qt4 quicktime readline reflection sdl server session spell spl sqlite sqlite3 ssl startup-notification svg symlink sysfs tcpd tiff truetype unicode usb vhosts vorbis win32codecs wmp x86 xml xorg xulrunner xv zlib" ALSA_CARDS="ali5451 als4000 atiixp atiixp-modem bt87x ca0106 cmipci emu10k1 emu10k1x ens1370 ens1371 es1938 es1968 fm801 hda-intel intel8x0 intel8x0m maestro3 trident usb-audio via82xx via82xx-modem ymfpci" ALSA_PCM_PLUGINS="adpcm alaw asym copy dmix dshare dsnoop empty extplug file hooks iec958 ioplug ladspa lfloat linear meter mmap_emul mulaw multi null plug rate route share shm softvol" APACHE2_MODULES="actions alias auth_basic auth_digest authn_anon authn_dbd authn_dbm authn_default authn_file authz_dbm authz_default authz_groupfile authz_host authz_owner authz_user autoindex cache dav dav_fs dav_lock dbd deflate dir disk_cache env expires ext_filter file_cache filter headers ident imagemap include info log_config logio mem_cache mime mime_magic negotiation proxy proxy_ajp proxy_balancer proxy_connect proxy_http rewrite setenvif so speling status unique_id su_exec userdir usertrack vhost_alias" ELIBC="glibc" INPUT_DEVICES="acecad evdev" KERNEL="linux" LCD_DEVICES="bayrad cfontz cfontz633 glk hd44780 lb216 lcdm001 mtxorb ncurses text" LINGUAS="en_GB" USERLAND="GNU" VIDEO_CARDS="fbdev glint i810 intel mach64 mga neomagic nv r128 radeon savage sis tdfx trident vesa vga via vmware voodoo"

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