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Old 9th April 2010, 09:17
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i successfully installed my rpm kernel as per instructions (Howtoforge,compile kernel the mandriva way) now im in the stage of creating a ramdisk for newly installed kernel, but when i excute the command mkinitrd /boot/initrd-2.6.31.5-default-1mnb.img 2.6.31.5-default, it gives a message saying "no modules available for kernel "2.6.31.5-default",

im using Mandriva 2010, please help me im stuck, thanks in advance
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Old 9th April 2010, 09:37
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Whats the result of:
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ls -al /lib/modules
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Old 10th April 2010, 08:28
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these are the result,

2.6.31.5-1mnbcustom-default/ 2.6.31.5-server-1mnb/

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Old 10th April 2010, 13:32
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Then your command should be

mkinitrd /boot/initrd-2.6.31.5-default-1mnb.img 2.6.31.5-1mnbcustom-default

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mkinitrd /boot/initrd-2.6.31.5-default-1mnb.img 2.6.31.5-server-1mnb
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wow, that works, hehe, now i installed NVIDIA driver, and configured compiz, thank you very much
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