Re: requirements for installing a 2.6.0-test kernel....

Antonio Vargas (
Mon, 14 Jul 2003 18:37:49 +0200

On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 04:59:05PM +0100, Mark Watts wrote:
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> Now that 2.6.0-test is out, can someone point me at the definative
> instrictions for compiling and booting a 2.6.x kernel?
> I understand that the compile process has changed since 2.4.x, and I may also
> need some updated module related things.
> This doesnt have to be a handholding guide, just a quick rundown/qhecklist
> will do.

Mark, I'm also interested on this, and also willing to install
a recent distro on purpose. Would you mind if we shared install experiences?

Planning to download suse from ftp to do a network install at the moment.
Will probably compile 2.6.0-test1 meanwhile :)

Greets, Antonio.


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