Debian on the FreeRunner -- a few questions/solutions

Joachim Breitner nomeata at
Mon Aug 25 16:35:42 CEST 2008


Am Montag, den 25.08.2008, 16:27 +0200 schrieb Fox Mulder:
> Oh thanks, i just overlooked the modules file in the directory. :)
> After installing these modules package and comparing with the original
> /lib/modules/2.4.24 directory i see that in the root all the modules.*
> files are missing.
> I don't know if these files are needed or not so i looked in the
> openmoko-qtopia-x11-image-om-gta02.tar.gz file and copied these files
> from there to my new 2.4.24 directory.

Sorry, as arne said, running depmod should help

> But it seems that the kernel changes some things because while booting i
> got an error that the usb device couldn't be set up.

I have hear rumor that is has been move to a module. Look for a newly
appearing module in the tarball (by comparing the file lists), and try
to modprobe that. If so, add the name to /etc/modules

> Also the touchscreen seems to be a bit different. When i touch a point
> the cursor jumps a small bit below this point and than goes to exactly
> this point. But the click is recognized at the point below. So sometimes
> i missed the keys on the matchbox keyboard.

No idea. 

Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
Debian Developer
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