Re: Compiling a kernel that works
On Sun, Jun 29, 2003 at 08:05:40PM -0400, Ben Collins wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 30, 2003 at 11:07:00AM +1000, Craig Small wrote:
> > On Fri, Jun 27, 2003 at 02:37:28PM -0400, Ben Collins wrote:
> > > First, compile a stock sparc64 kernel, without any of these patches. Use
> > > 2.4.21, and do:
> > >
> > > cd /usr/src/linux-2.4.21
> > > cp arch/sparc64/defconfig .config
> > > make oldconfig
> > > make dep
> > > make vmlinux
> > >
> > > After that, try to boot vmlinux.
> > It says "image too large to fit in destination"
> > The next thing would be to cut down the image, but then I'll be back
> > where I was before.
> > -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 3854163 Jun 30 10:31 vmlinux
> "make image" and use arch/sparc64/boot/image
That worked fine, once I included the ext3 (which I remembered) and the
tulip card (which I forgot)
That seems happy. I normally use make-kpkg and install the resulting
.deb file. Could that be the reason why it is breaking?
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