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Re: how to build Debian 2.4.20, -21, or -22 kernel package for woody?

Roberto Sanchez wrote:
> Daniel B. wrote:
> > Agh!  Should it really be this hard to upgrade a kernel?
> >
> Do you _really_ need an initrd? 

Not that I know of.  

I was just trying to do things the Debian way and consistently with the 
rest of my system.  (Mixing initrd and non-initrd kernels takes more 
editing of /etc/lilo.)

>  Can you just compile a kernel that doesn't use one?


At the moment I seem to have gotten things working by linking IDE drivers 
in as opposed to letting them be modules.

(Now let's see if 2.4.22(-2) improves IDE reliability...)

Daniel Barclay

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