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Re: Rebuild Kernel for Qube 2 on sarge and LCD Status Display like woody

* Marcus Schwarz <marcus@mcblack.de> [2004-08-18 14:13]:
> After I managed to install sarge on my Qube I would like to update my 
> kernel because I need support for my SBLive in this box.
> Can I just download the sources and kompile a new kernel or is there 
> something special with the new Colo ?

Just download the source (it's in the kernel-patch-2.4.26-mips
package) and compile it; stick the kernel in /boot and update

Also, if you let us know which modules are useful, we can built them
into future versions of the Debian kernel.  I know the Qube has one
PCI slot but I'm not sure what people put in there.  I guess sound
cards make sense, but what else?

> Is there something like that with the new sarge release ? Or can I
> use this one without sending my install to hell ?

You don't need a patch to get the LCD working.  Just use the "putlcd"
program which is included in the colo package.
Martin Michlmayr

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