What else do I need to change?
Obviously new at this custom kernel stuff. Currently using the default
Figured I would start my learning by using the .config file from
and the source package
and trying to eliminate the initrd need by changing the ext3 from the
default module and building it into the kernel.
make-kpkg -rev Custom.0 kernel-image created the .deb without a problem
and the install was uneventful
However that kernel fails to boot from
grub (GNU GRUB 0.91)
hanging with a request to supply a proper root partition. I know I have
the proper root boot parameter as I copied the section from the working
# For booting DebianSystem-1stDrive
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.18-k6 root=/dev/hda5
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.18 root=/dev/hda5