Re: kernel recompile
Craig Jackson wrote:
Just installed woody but I forgot to install UFS driver. Being somewhat new
to Debian (I have in the past recompiled the kernel on Gentoo and Redhat)
what is the standard procedure for recompiling the kernel under Debian? I
need the source kernel. My present kernel is vmlinuz-2.4.18-bf2.4
BTW, Debian so far is tops.
If you don't want to go to the trouble of re-compiling, then the
"kernel-image-2.4.19" package from Debian that I just installed here has
it compiled as a module already. Just "apt-get install" it from
"testing" and make sure you follow the directions on adding the initrd
option and it will slide right in without problems. I just "upgraded"
from the 2.4.18-bf2.4 kernel. It took about 5 minutes total for the d/l
and install over a cable modem connetion. Much less than compiling a