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Re: manual kernel recompile vs make-kpkg

> make menuconfig (or xconfig)
> make dep (make clean??)
> make bzImage
> make modules
> make modules_install
> cp /usr/src/kernel-source-2.2.12/arch/i386/boot/bzImage /boot/vmlinuz-2.2.12
> rm /vmlinuz
> ln -s /boot/vmlinuz-2.2.12 /vmlinuz
> (I learned the hard way that when I copied bzImage directly to /vmlinuz, I
> was overwriting the previous kernel in /boot)

You'll want to copy the System.map to /boot as well.
# cp /usr/src/kernel-source-2.2.12/System.map /boot/System.map-2.2.12

Would you elaborate on that please...



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