Re: Knowing you Patched the Kernel
On Wed, Apr 30, 2003 at 03:51:59PM +0100, Jon Wood wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-04-30 at 14:35, Doug MacFarlane wrote:
> > On Wed, 2003-04-30 at 02:12, Nathan E Norman wrote:
> > > Since we're using make-kpkg here, don't you also have to do "make-kpkg
> > > oldconfig" to pick up the new config options that weren't available
> > > before?
> > This makes sense to me, but I haven't seen anything in the various docs
> > about it.
> > If the patches you are applying require .config options to be set, when
> > do you get to set them?
> Not sure about patches in general, but the preemptive kernel patch adds
> an option to the config methods, so it's enabled like everything else.
THis can't be the case with freeswan; it's too complex for a one size
fits all default config.
I guess I need to download the patch and check it out.
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