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RE: Compiling a kernel for another machine

On 30-Jan-2001 garyjones@linuxfreemail.com wrote:
> I know this is possible (I even vaguely remember seeing it mentioned 
> somewhere). 
> What I want to do is compile a kernel on my desktop PC for my laptop. 
> Just build it, copy the new kernel image across the network, rejig 
> the laptop's lilo, reboot it, and Roberta's your crossdressing Aunt.
> I have this worry about all those bits I marked as Modules, though. I 
> guess I have to copy those too, hmm? From where to where? Is there 
> anything else I should worry about?

apt-get install kernel-package
cd /usr/share/doc/kernel-package
<read for a while>
do the right thing(tm)

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