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Old 13th September 2006, 16:36
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Originally Posted by Ben
For the first part I would download the actual kernel image from kernel.org,
unzip it in e.g. /usr/local/src
I have done that, but I had used /usr/src instead

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cd into the kernel dir
if you already have a kernel config for that kernel tree (eihter 2.4 or 2.6) copy it into that dir
run "make menuconfig" and change things which you need or do not need.
then run the above steps till make (excluding make) and run
"make bzImage modules modules_install"
Wouldn't it mean, that I have to compile the kernel first to see, if
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/lib/modules/`uname -r`/build points to the kernel sources directory
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then follow the rest.

at least do

cp arch/i386/boot/bzImage /boot/kernel-2.X.XX.X
cp System.map /boot/System.map-2.X.XX.X
cp .config /boot/.config-2.X.XX.X

the rest depends now on your bootloader config if it is lilo or grub...
Shouldn't I have installed the kernel first (the .deb-files)? I'm using grub
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