Re: Some notes on Debian experiences
Alan Eugene Davis writes:
> I wanted to compile a new kernel. Remembering that Debian has a
> screwy header file setup,
You forgot a ", IMO," here.
> I had to relink as described in the
For the umpteenth time. You don't need these links to compile the
kernel. I haven't had those links on any of my systems in over a year
and it hasn't stopped me from compiling hundreds of kernels.
BTW, libc6 will use a different approach. I need to double check, but
I think it sucks all of the information it needs from the kernel
headers at build time. You won't need any kernel headers in
/usr/include, symlinked or otherwise, to compile programs with it.
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