LinuxQuestions.org
LinuxAnswers - the LQ Linux tutorial section.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora > Fedora - Installation
User Name
Password
Fedora - Installation This forum is for the discussion of installation issues with Fedora.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 11-12-2008, 08:37 PM   #1
amitra
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2008
Location: Austin, TX
Distribution: Fedora Core 9
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Fedora 9 Kernel Source for both x86_64 and i[3|4|5|6]86 versions...


Hi all - I am a Linux newbie.

I want to install both the 64-bit and 32-bit versions of Fedora 9. While I know where to get the ISO CD images for both, I need help getting the kernel source for both versions.

I went here:
http://mirror.nyi.net/fedora/linux/r...ra/source/iso/
and I think this is the right place.

What do I do after getting the source? How do I compile the kernel - and what do I need to do it - for both versions?

A step-by-step process would help, or a pointer to somewhere that has such a guide.

Thanks.

Last edited by amitra; 11-12-2008 at 08:55 PM.
 
Old 11-14-2008, 10:58 AM   #2
amani
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jul 2006
Location: Kolkata, India
Distribution: 64-bit GNU/Linux, Kubuntu64, Fedora QA, Slackware,
Posts: 2,758

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Why do you want to compile it?

You will find the sources in almost all mirrors.

For documentation, see the Fedora wiki
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how to install kernel-syms and kernel-source on fedora 6 aw_wolfe Linux - Newbie 5 03-24-2008 02:03 PM
dual boot linux fedora earlier versions with kernel 2.4 and vista homw premium meena.k.s Linux - Newbie 1 08-31-2007 02:44 AM
dual boot linux fedora earlier versions with kernel 2.4 and vista home premium meena.k.s Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 08-30-2007 06:53 PM
gcc versions compatibility with kernel versions.. mahesh_manthapuri Suse/Novell 1 03-22-2006 12:28 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:22 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration