LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 02-18-2006, 09:10 AM   #1
hussam
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Distribution: Archlinux (KDE 3.5.2)
Posts: 7

Rep: Reputation: 0
udev, hotplug and kernel


SUSE 10.0 comes with kernel 2.6.13 and udev 068

I compiled kernel 2.6.15.4 using the config file from suse's kernel 2.6.13
It's working fine but I lost the graphical boot splash and I get text mode till X and kdm start ( but KDM and x start correctly everytime).

Now, will kernel 2.6.16 compile with udev 068 or will I have tp upgrade to udev 085?
 
Old 02-18-2006, 11:33 PM   #2
foo_bar_foo
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jun 2004
Posts: 2,553

Rep: Reputation: 51
the docs say udev >71 for 2.6.15
you got that one beat
nothing about udev in 2.6.16 release notes
no harm in trying just don't toss out the 2.6.15

sometimes i wish they could include all this junk in the kernel itself if they are going to keep messing with the way it works.
 
Old 02-19-2006, 12:01 AM   #3
syg00
LQ Veteran
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Australia
Distribution: Lots ...
Posts: 12,497

Rep: Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077Reputation: 1077
Quote:
Originally Posted by foo_bar_foo
...sometimes i wish they could include all this junk in the kernel itself if they are going to keep messing with the way it works.
?????.
I'd have thought the less that is being "messed with" in the kernel the better. Preferable to roll back one userspace tool if it's bad, rather than rolling back a kernel. So long as they keep the interface(s) consistent.
 
  


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 On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
installing hotplug removes hal & udev. How to get rid? dimarcoe Linux - Software 5 01-07-2006 09:16 PM
iPod not mounting with sbp2 / udev / autofs / hotplug nakko Linux - Hardware 3 06-13-2005 06:50 PM
kernel 2.6.9 and udev ?? CloudyWizzard Debian 3 11-27-2004 11:36 AM
udev+hotplug+2.6.6=questions shilo Slackware 4 05-31-2004 09:43 PM
[kernel 2.6.5] hotplug/udev and compact flash rapazp Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 04-12-2004 04:03 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:27 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
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