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Re: Kernel Compile



On Mon, 2004-08-30 at 19:06, Grant wrote:
> Hey,
> 
> I have a laptop P2 300mhz, 128mb ram and a desktop box thats 2ghz,512mb ram.
> 
> The question is that could i use my 2ghz machine to make and compile a 
> kernel, then package it up into a .deb and send it to the laptop and 
> install it and it work ?
> 
> Would i need any extras ? i know i would have to select the hardware for 
> the laptop, but would i need to include the hardware for the 2ghz or 
> just the laptop ?
> 
> Thanks
> Grant.
> 
kernel-package is the package that contains make-kpkg which will make a .deb
file containing the kernel, associated modules, and the scripts to
modify lilo.conf or grub.conf.

check out newbiedoc.sourceforge.net for a good tutorial on how it works.

-matt



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