Re: What is a Kernel?
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: What is a Kernel?
- From: Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com>
- Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2000 12:16:47 -0600
- Message-id: <8709-Sun05Nov2000121647firstname.lastname@example.org>
- In-reply-to: Brian May's message of "14 Oct 2000 09:45:30 +1100"
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>>"Brian" == Brian May <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Brian> However, apparently for that to work, you have to start patching the
Brian> kernel make file and ksym.c (is that file part of the kernel?), with a
Brian> patch that "may not apply cleanly".
ksym.c is in the klogd sources, and it may not be needed
anymore (once I am sure it is not needed, I shall remove it from
FLAVOURS.gz -- I haven't had time to check recently).
Brian> IMHO: For flavours to work properly:
Brian> - ideally it should be integrated in the upstream kernel source.
It is. They call it EXTRAVERSIONS, I believe.
Convention organizer to Linus Torvalds: "You might like to come with
us to some licensed place, and have some pizza." Linus: "Oh, I
did not know that you needed a license to eat pizza".  Licenced -
refers in Australia to a restaurant which has government licence to
sell liquor. Linus at a talk at the Melbourne University
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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