Re: Security Question - .config
On Fri, 3 Jan 2003, Alvin Oga wrote:
> On Fri, 3 Jan 2003, Colin Watson wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 03, 2003 at 08:54:27AM -0800, John Gedeon wrote:
> > > I had another question that is related to my IT guys response:
> > > When I compiled their vpn client, it was looking for modversions.h
> > > which I found you had to run make old-config (not sure of exact command) to
> > > get the source to generate that file.
> > 'make dep' is enough, I think.
> think you might wanna try
> cd /usr/local/src/linux-2.4.19
> mv .config .config.xxx
> make oldconfig ( should be your current kernel's config )
> make dep ; make clean ; make bzlilo ... blah
> c ya
He's compiling a VPN client, not the kernel though.