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Old 07-19-2006, 12:08 PM   #1
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Configuring and building an i686/K7 kernel on an x86_64 system.

How could I "force" make menuconfig to generate the structure for an i686/K7 config? Are there any flags I should use while invoking make to do this?

I thought of using a recycled .config I have for K7 and use make oldconfig to get around this, but I'd really like to use menuconfig, as it allows for better control (IMO), any ideas?

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Same options are available with menuconfig.
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I found that I had to have a previous config for i386, and then would be able to run make oldconfig on it. I found that I could build just fine under x86_64 and the compiled kernel would run just fine on i386 machines.


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