Re: How to compile a kernel
> > Presumably I need to move the compiled kernel to the "Linux Kernels"
> > folder on the Mac partition of the hard disc so that BootX can use it.
> > But what is the new kernel file called?
> It is in the top level of the kernel source directory, and it is called
> vmlinux. Just copy it to your kernels folder and tell BootX to load it.
oh, and make sure you don't overwrite the old (default) kernel;
in case the new kernel does not want to boot, it might be
quite useful to have the old one lying around :)
(in simplespeak: you can name the kernels in the "Linux Kernels" folder
whatever you want, ie. "newkernel" or something. BootX will find it and
Philipp Kaeser / firstname.lastname@example.org