Re: make-kpkg, was: Getting PCMCIA to work?
I didn't know that piece about update-grub. It reads the package database
then ? I'll do rtfm, also about configuring kernel-kpkg, and try something
your way :-)
email@example.com schrieb zu Re: make-kpkg, was: Getting PCMCIA to
> I use make-kpkg to build several versions of a kernel, and this for me is
> much simpler: edit Makefile and define Extraversion as the date, so today
> If I made more than one version today I could extend it with .020901 or
> This has several desirable consequences:
> 1. I don't need to screw around with symlinks. Each kernel has a unique
> name, and the boot loader knows it by that name. In the boot menu kernels
> are shown in order from newest to oldest. 2. Each kernel has its own
> /lib/modules tree and I don't need to worry about overwriting an old one
> before I'm ready -- it's installed or removed along with its kernel. 3. I
> use grub, so I have configured kernel-package to run update-grub whenever
> I install or remove a kernel package.