Re: Configuring Kernel Options (/usr/src/linux/.config)
On Wednesday 25 September 2002 23:40, Andy Saxena wrote:
> I want to know if there are any side-effects of copying the .config file
> from one kernel source tree to another.
by all means ;)
then run (from the new source directory) : make oldconfig .
you will be prompted only for the new changes...
aint debian kewl ??
> Specifically, there are two cases that I am interested in:
> 1.) Copying config file from the 2.2 series to the 2.4 series.
> 2.) Copying the config file from one minor version to another within the
> same series.
> I have seen plenty of questions asked about compiling a custom kernel,
> but I don't remember this issue being tackled in any of them.