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Old 8th February 2008, 22:55
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Question pre-build cleanup

Hi,
Before I discovered your howto's, I did the following from the root ID:

apt-get install linux-source-2.6.18
tar xjf /usr/src/linux-source-2.6.18.tar.bz2

I also did: apt-get install make gcc

When I tried to run make menuconfig, the compiler choked on the missing .h files it wanted.

Can I just delete the linux-source-2.6.18 directory and follow your HowTo from there?

DocDJ

PS. I also discovered (late) that, when the system was originally built, that ../linux-2-16.8 (one level up from my root directory) was created.
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Can I just delete the linux-source-2.6.18 directory and follow your HowTo from there?
Yes, you can do that.
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