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Old 04-02-2004, 12:12 PM   #1
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Some Silly Kernel Patching Questions


Can I patch my 2.4.22 to 2.4.25 by applying the 3 patches in a row
then "mv linux-2.4.22 linux-2.4.25"?
 
Old 04-02-2004, 12:39 PM   #2
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have a look here

http://www.miredespa.com/wmaton/linu...h-HOWTO-2.html

good luck.
 
Old 04-03-2004, 01:54 AM   #3
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Thanks for your help but that doesn't tell me if I can do multiple patches at the same time. Is this possible, to save me compiling 3 kernels?
 
Old 04-03-2004, 08:27 AM   #4
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Of course that's possible... But be careful that the patch are correctly applied (no .rej files created).

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