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Old 08-17-2004, 02:57 PM   #1
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missing source


hi, i have suse 9.1 personal. recently installed and untouched.

I cannot find the scorce code in the /usr/src/linux directory. I really need it.

Suse says i have kernel: 2.6.4-52-default
 
Old 08-17-2004, 03:12 PM   #2
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If you can't find it on the install CDs then you can always get a vanilla kernel from:
http://www.kernel.org
 
Old 08-17-2004, 03:19 PM   #3
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and what is a vanilla kernel
 
Old 08-17-2004, 03:56 PM   #4
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It is the standard kernel source as produced by the kernel development team before distributions start applying their own patches etc.
 
  


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