Chapter 2. Installing Affix

Starting from version 3.0.0 Affix supports kernel version 2.6 and above. These installation instructions applies to Affix 3.0.0 and later.

Basic Affix setup includes Bluetooth protocol stack (kernel part) and the management utilities. These two parts are installed separately. File affix-kernel-<version> contains the kernel part and it should be installed first. File affix-<version> contains sources the for management utilities.

Also check that the following packets are installed to your system if you use PCMCIA Bluetooth card.

If you use Bluetooth USB stick the following package is recommended.

To access DEVFS file system you should have devfsd packet installed in your system. This is highly recommended.

2.1. Kernel configuration

Before starting installing Affix kernel module check that your kernel is configured as follows. Change your kernel directory and use command make menuconfig to configure your kernel as follows: