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ndiswrapper not working on my AMD64 MX7525 FATAL: Error inserting ndiswrapper (/lib/modules/2.6.15-1.2054_FC5/misc/ndiswrapper.ko): Invalid module format

Posted on 2006-10-20
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[root@127 ndiswrapper-1.26]# ndiswrapper -l
installed drivers:
bcmwl5a         driver installed, hardware (14E4:4324) present

modprobe ndiswrapper
FATAL: Error inserting ndiswrapper (/lib/modules/2.6.15-1.2054_FC5/misc/ndiswrapper.ko): Invalid module format

I am puzzled as to why this is not working, any help you can provide to solve this is greatly appreciated.


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Kerem ERSOY earned 500 total points
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Hi,

This is generally happen when your kernel is compiled with a wrong option Namely (CONFIG_4KSTACKS).

If you want to fix this you can either compile a new kernel with this options set to NO or you can grab a new kernel from Linux-NTFS site.

For a wiki for compiling a new kernel look at here:
http://ndiswrapper.sourceforge.net/mediawiki/index.php/Fedora

To grab (grab not grub :)) one look at here:
http://www.linux-ntfs.org/ there's a wiki here too.

Hope this helps.

Cheers,
K.
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Thanks alot
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Yr welcome :)
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