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Re: USB disk shows up late at boot

On Tue, 22 Dec 2009 17:36:29 -0500
Paul Cartwright <ale@pcartwright.com> wrote:

> On Tue December 22 2009, Celejar wrote:
> > > I think I have done this before, I think I tried it for a 64bit kernel,
> > > for my Duo-Core processor, but it didn't turn out well. Seems to me the
> > > "configure' part takes 2 days, or way too many options. I seem to
> > > remember it asked whether i wanted support for every known piece of
> > > hardware out there, and I don't know when to say Y or N..
> >
> > Try 'make menuconfig', or copy over a config file from a running kernel
> > of the same version.
> ok , so I found my config file, /usr/src/linux/.config . This is my config for 
> my currently running kernel, that includes all the modules I need to make all 
> of my hardware work?

Not sure what's in /usr/src/linux.  I'd recommend going with the one under /boot.

> so if I copied that to the folder where I unpacked the kernel and ran 
> make menuconfig, and just accepted everything, it should create a kernel that 
> I can use?

If you get the right config, it should.

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