Package Details: v4l2loopback-dkms-git 0.12.5.r27.g6225222-1

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Package Base: v4l2loopback-dkms-git
Description: v4l2-loopback device
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Licenses: GPL2
Conflicts: v4l2loopback-dkms
Provides: v4l2loopback-dkms
Submitter: hipersayan_x
Maintainer: hipersayan_x
Last Packager: hipersayan_x
Votes: 15
Popularity: 0.78
First Submitted: 2016-04-01 15:50
Last Updated: 2020-09-22 22:47

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bartus commented on 2020-09-22 13:38

Jus noticed that since v4l2loopback:0.11 I'm getting some warnings when upgrading package. Package works fine, but still it's kind a worrying. Is this the normal behavior?

[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM] upgraded v4l2loopback-dkms-git (0.11.0.r0.g05a03e2-1 -> 0.11.0.r6.gb2b33ee-1)
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] Creating symlink /var/lib/dkms/v4l2loopback/0.11.0.r6.gb2b33ee/source ->
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]                  /usr/src/v4l2loopback-0.11.0.r6.gb2b33ee
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] DKMS: add completed.
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] Kernel preparation unnecessary for this kernel.  Skipping...
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] Building module:
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] cleaning build area...
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] make -j8 KERNELRELEASE=4.16.13-2-ARCH KERNEL_DIR=/usr/lib/modules/4.16.13-2-ARCH/build all...
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] cleaning build area...
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] Kernel cleanup unnecessary for this kernel.  Skipping...
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] DKMS: build completed.
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] v4l2loopback.ko:
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] Running module version sanity check.
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]  - Original module
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]    - No original module exists within this kernel
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]  - Installation
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]    - Installing to /usr/lib/modules/4.16.13-2-ARCH/extra/
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] depmod....
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET]
[2018-06-11 19:05] [ALPM-SCRIPTLET] DKMS: install completed.

pkulak commented on 2020-07-14 16:32

No idea why, but this prompts me to install linux-headers even though I'm on linux-zen. I just removed that dep from the PKGBUILD, but I've never run into that before.

matmo commented on 2020-04-06 06:57

I am not quite sure what exactly is going on (let you know if I find time to debug), but I had to manually remove the dkms module (dkms remove) and could then build and dkms install from the source directory manually. Sounds like the paths in the .install file are maybe wrong...

190n commented on 2020-04-01 03:31

This fails to install for me. pacman output:

(1/1) installing v4l2loopback-dkms-git                                                                                                         [----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------] 100%

Creating symlink /var/lib/dkms/v4l2loopback/0.12.3.r10.g0569340/source ->

DKMS: add completed.

Kernel preparation unnecessary for this kernel.  Skipping...

Building module:
cleaning build area...(bad exit status: 2)
make -j8 KERNELRELEASE=5.5.13-arch2-1 KERNEL_DIR=/usr/lib/modules/5.5.13-arch2-1/build all...(bad exit status: 2)
Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 5.5.13-arch2-1 (x86_64)
Consult /var/lib/dkms/v4l2loopback/0.12.3.r10.g0569340/build/make.log for more information.
error: command failed to execute correctly
:: Running post-transaction hooks...
(1/2) Arming ConditionNeedsUpdate...
(2/2) Install DKMS modules
==> dkms install v4l2loopback/0.12.3.r10.g0569340 -k 5.5.13-arch2-1
Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 5.5.13-arch2-1 (x86_64)
Consult /var/lib/dkms/v4l2loopback/0.12.3.r10.g0569340/build/make.log for more information.

Contents of /var/lib/dkms/v4l2loopback/0.12.3.r10.g0569340/build/make.log:

DKMS make.log for v4l2loopback-0.12.3.r10.g0569340 for kernel 5.5.13-arch2-1 (x86_64)
Tue Mar 31 20:29:07 PDT 2020
make: pwd: No such file or directory
Building v4l2-loopback driver...
make -C /usr/lib/modules/5.5.13-arch2-1/build M= modules
make: make: No such file or directory
make: *** [Makefile:43: v4l2loopback.ko] Error 127

Anyone know what is going on?

teodord commented on 2020-03-15 18:04

Please change linux-headers from a make dep to a runtime dependency. When linux-headers gets uninstalled after build, this hook in dkms is run: dkms remove v4l2loopback/<version> -k <kernel> and undoes the install. At least that's what I think happens, maybe I'm wrong.

hipersayan_x commented on 2018-12-04 13:58

zootboy, it already conflict with v4l2loopback-dkms.
danger89, update or change your mirrors, also the name of the package is linux-headers not linux419-headers.

danger89 commented on 2018-12-02 20:47

Getting 'linux419-headers-4.19.4-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz' from is failed.

It can not find the linux header from some mirror.

zootboy commented on 2018-03-21 22:23

This should also conflict with v4l2loopback-dkms, not just v4l2loopback.

hipersayan_x commented on 2017-06-07 14:24

@Redi, works reasonably well and better than the stable version.

Redi commented on 2017-06-07 09:20

Does anybody knows how stable this is? The non-git version of this package is outdated for quite a while. Can I use this one instead or is the git version too unstable?