Re: kernel 2.6.12 release on sid
On Sun, 10 Jul 2005, Harald Dunkel wrote:
> Marco Calviani wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> thanks for reply. But is there no *target date* for release?
> >> Regards,
> >> MC
> > PS: and most important, there will be again support for the tg3 Broadcom
> > driver, or it will be in kernel-nonfree?
> Would you like to try building your own debian kernel package?
> Its pretty easy:
> - apt-get install kernel-package
> - extract the linux 2.6.12 sources in /usr/src (for example)
> - apply the patches you would like to include
> - copy /boot/config-2.6.8 to /usr/src/linux-2.6.12/.config
> - 'cd /usr/src/linux-2.6.12 && make menuconfig' and add the
please encourage admins to make use of their ~/src
no need to mess in /usr/src
> options you would like to have
> - make-kpkg --rootcmd fakeroot --revision 1 --initrd buildpackage
> Good luck