Re: building 2.6.35
On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 2:26 AM, Stephen Powell <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sun, 08 Aug 2010 03:10:10 -0400 (EDT), Angus Hedger wrote:
>> I have been fumbling my way though building custom kernels on debian
>> using this guide http://www.wowway.com/~zlinuxman/Kernel.htm.
>> Though, I have been using the .config from the stock 2.6.32 kernel and
>> customising it to fit, as when I tried to make my own from scratch it
>> didn’t boot.
> That is not recommended unless you are building a custom version of
> a 2.6.32 kernel. There are 2.6.35 stock kernel images available
> in experimental. For example: linux-image-2.6.35-rc6-686 or
> linux-image-2.6.35-rc6-amd64. If one of them will not do, you should
> at least use the config file from one of those as your starting
> point for configuration of your 2.6.35 source rather than using a
> 2.6.32 config file. A Debian source package for 2.6.35 is also
> available in experimental: linux-source-2.6.35.
> .''`. Stephen Powell
> : :' :
> `. `'`
Oooh, I didnt know there was a 2.6.35 package, Ill go extract the
.config and rebase mine on that now, thanks a lot!
ps, cheers for your work on the guide, its been invaluable