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Re: Kernel 2.4.12 compile problem

I know this is probably silly, but I had a lot of headaches with kernel
compiling and installation until I ran across the kernel-package package.
I just made a kernel debian package using the 'make-kpkg' which that package
provides yesterday, and it came off like a charm (2.4.12, too).

Anyway, you may already be familiar with it, but if not, it's worth a


On Tue, Oct 23, 2001 at 11:09:07AM -0400, Wayne Topa wrote:
>  I have been compiling the 2.4.x series without problems until now.
> I am running woody, last updated today, and find that I am getting
> errors while doing make dep (?) of all things.  Here is the error:
> make[2]: *** No rule to make target
>   `/usr/src/linux/include/linux/autoconf.h', needed by
>   `/usr/src/linux/include/linux/modules/signal.ver'.  Stop.
>   I have tried copying tha autoconf.h from the kernel 2.4.10 tree but
> altho this works for make dep, it does not make it through the make
> bzImage step.
>   I see that others have successfully compiled 2.4.12 so I guess that,
> all of a sudden, I am missing something.  While I search the net for
> an answer, does anyone know what I might have to install/re-install?
> Wayne

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