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Old 04-06-2003, 11:34 AM   #1
thom
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Basic Kernel Question


Hi,

in usr.src there are 2 files : linux and linux-2.4.21-0.13mdk

What is the difference between these 2 as the contents are the same?
When adding eg apm support I am told to configure usr/src/linux only and do all the "make" stuff here. Also is this common for all distros or just Mandrake.

Thanks in advance
 
Old 04-06-2003, 11:39 AM   #2
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they will be the same directory, just with a different name. try...

ls /usr/src

and you should see "linux -> linux-2.4.20"

and the instructions are for everyone, not just mandrake.
 
Old 04-06-2003, 02:49 PM   #3
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actually, it's ls -l /usr/src
 
  


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