Re: kernel-image with the same version
On Thu, Aug 17, 2000 at 01:44:24PM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> To recap:
> a) potato install installed 2.2.17. You now want a new kernel
> b) You moved /lib/modules/2.2.17 to 2.2.17-old
> c) you installed your own version of 2.2.17
> d) You now have one /boot/vmlinuz-2.2.17, and both /vmlinuz and
> /vmlinuz.old link to it.
> There is o real way of avoiding this. Even if you moved
However, there _is_ a way to avoid this. You can create different
Flavours of the same kernel which may be named 2.2.17-1,
2.2.17-2, and so on. Read about this in
However you need some handwork to patch the toplevel Makefile,
but after that you can generate different kernel-"flavours" with
"make-kpkg --falvour=... ..." or even "make FLAVOUR=... ...".
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