Building modules: missing scripts/basic/Makefile

Aruna Hewapathirane aruna.hewapathirane at
Mon Jun 6 16:08:11 EDT 2016

> Hi Aruna,
> I ran dpkg -s linux-headers-$(uname -r) and the status indicated it was all installed ok. Just to be sure I reinstalled it as well > as the dependencies (linux-headers-3.16.0-4-common and linux-kbuild-3.16). Reinstalling them seems to have not made
> any difference as my Makefile is still looking for a Makefile that does not seem to exist (which ultimately should be located
> in /usr/src/linux-kbuild-3.16/scripts/basic/).

Hi Steven,
Could you please post the output of make when you run it please ? And
what does ls -alh /lib/modules show you ? And what does ls -alh
/usr/src show you ?

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