Re: recompiling kernel
"G. Crimp" wrote:
> I finally installed the kernel-package as you suggested. I was
>hoping first to find out where my problem was coming from with the
>non-Debian specific kernel compile procedures. I am back to square one
>after trying `make-kpkg --revision custom.1.0 kernel-image'. It poops out
>at exactly the same place.
> Please note the following highlights from the following output. I
>do not have encaps on my system (`find / -iname encaps', `type encaps',
>'file encaps' all negative). To my mind, this means that the `else'
>clause should be selected rather than the `then' clause of the `if'
>statement (thus sidestepping the curious illegal `-k' option).
>make: Entering directory
>rm -f $tmppiggy $tmppiggy.gz $tmppiggy.lnk; \
>if hash encaps 2> /dev/null; then \
> objdump -k -q -o 0x100000 /usr/src/kernel-source-2.0.30/vmlinux >
> objcopy -O binary -R .note -R .comment -R .stab -R .stabstr
>/usr/src/kernel-source-2.0.30/vmlinux $tmppiggy; \
>objdump: illegal option -- k
I have the kernel source for 2.0.33. The equivalent text on my machine
if bash -c "hash $(ENCAPS)" 2> /dev/null
Presumably someone else was having some kind of problem with this
Here are some things to try:
This is what I get if I run the test in the Makefile (I don't have an
linda:~$ hash encaps
bash: hash: encaps: not found
linda:~$ echo $?
It returns a non-zero exit status. See if your system does the same.
If it doesn't find encaps but gives a 0 exit status, try doing
bash -c "hash encaps"
and see what error status that gives you. (I don't see why there should
be a difference, but there must have been some reason for making this
change in 2.0.33.)
Oliver Elphick Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk
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