What are the commands necessary to install the Endace drivers on Linux?

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What are the commands necessary to install the Endace drivers on Linux?

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The commands necessary to install the Endace drivers on Linux are as follows:

  1. Upload dag driver archive to the system and untar in /usr/local
    Change directory to /usr/local ,
         cd /usr/local
    Run the command, 
         tar xf <path_to_dag_archive>
  2.  ln -s dag-<version> dag
  3. cd dag
  4. ./configure
  5. make depend
  6. make
  7. make install
  8. add "/usr/local/lib" to /etc/ld.so.conf (and run ldconfig)
  9. Rebuild module dependency, depmod
  10. add the line:  install dagmem /sbin/insmod /lib/modules/`uname -r`/extra/dagmem.ko dsize=128M   to   /etc/modprobe.conf.
  11.  /sbin/modprobe dagmem
  12. load dag driver with /usr/local/bin/dagload