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Re: make-kpkg doesn't like my edited .config file

> On Mon, Jan 24, 2000 at 06:34:36PM -0800, Renaud Dreyer wrote:
> > After going through make menuconfig, I manually edit my .config file to
> > change:
> > 
> > 
> > ro:
> > 
> > # CONFIG_PARIDE_PARPORT is not set
> > 
> > since my 7300/200 doesn't have IDE and there's no way to remove this
> > option using menuconfig or xconfig.
> > 
> > However, when I run make-kpkg to generate the kernel package, it
> > immediately returns my edited .config to its pre-edited status! Any
> > idea how I can prevent it from doing that? Thanks,
> Best way to do this is to go again to the kernel tree, do a make config (or
> menuconfig/xconfig) and the get the .config file and save it in
> /usr/src/kernel-patches/powerpc/config.subarch.
> Or else, you can just configure the kernel klike you want, and then run
> make-kpkg on it. make-kpkg will use the existent .config if there is one.

No it doesn't in my case. As I wrote above, I manually edit the
.config file the way I want it and run make-kpkg immediately
afterwards on it. It looks like make-kpkg then runs make oldconfig,
which changes my edited .config back to what it was before (i.e. in
the state left by make config/menuconfig/xconfig).

> But anyway, kernel-package is very very buggy, ...

Hmmmm... Ciao,


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