Re: PATCH: make-ppp.2178: drivers/net/Makefile CONFIG_PPP=y fix

Michael Elizabeth Chastain (
Thu, 15 Jan 1998 23:14:08 -0600

Hello Byeong-ryeol,

> I applied this patch to compile ppp.o into kernel, and succeeded.
> But, ppp_deflate.o module was not installed by 'make install' in
> top source directory. I should have copied it manually into
> /lib/modules/`uname -r`/net.
> It is the same both in 2.1.78 and 2.1.80-pre-2.
> Is there any fault on my side?

You need to run 'make modules_install' to install the modules.

Can you e-mail me your .config file?

Michael Chastain
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