Re: kernel 2.6.12-rc2
On Wed, 2005-04-06 at 17:23 -0700, Michael wrote:
> ok I did some reading, now the 2.6.12-rc2 patch needs to be applied
> directly to the 2.6.11 kernel source, right? I tried applying it to the
> debian kernel-source-2.6.11 tree but some of the patch failed, and
> ultimately make-kpkg failed. So I am guessing the debian tree is a
> little different. I also read Linus's directions, do I really have to
> Symlink /usr/src/linux/include/asmppc to /usr/include/asm and
> /usr/src/linux/include/linux to /usr/include/linux and
> /usr/src/linux/include/scsi to /usr/include/scsi having already
> symlinked /usr/src/(kernel source) to /usr/src/linux? Because on my
> previous compiles I never did that. If so cool, if not I need to figure
> out how to fix those things.
No, no no ! Don't play with those symlinks ! Just get the source tree,
patch it and build it. Do NOT play with links in /usr.
Benjamin Herrenschmidt <email@example.com>