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Re: compiling kernel for another system

On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 04:29:51PM +0100, John L. Fjellstad wrote:
> My server runs Debian stable, while my workstation runs Debian testing.
> Since the server is a slower machine, I would like to create the kernel
> package on my workstation and install the deb package on my server.
> Is this possible?
> When I tried, I got several unresolved symbols when installing the deb
> package during the /sbin/depmod -a stage.  I'm guessing because testing
> uses libc6 2.3.2, while stable uses libc6 2.2.5.

The kernel doesn't use the libc, so I expect that this is a red herring.
(I don't know the real answer, though.)

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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