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Old 03-03-2012, 07:46 PM   #1
8091tommy
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tools for upgrading to Linux 2.6.39


Hi,

I have started working on linux for about 6 months or so and now I
wanted to compile Linux version 2.6.39. Here are my questions for
the upgrade :

a. How will I get the GCC, Make, BinUtil and other tool dependency
of linux with their versions.

b. After compiling the tools how to make toolchain for linux
compilation.


I have searched various websites for this. I got information in bits and pieces and for specific linux versions. Is their a site or something where I can get all the information about the upcoming linux upgrades with the details.

My Current Linux machine details are :
Distro : CentOS 4.8
Linux version : 2.6.9
Gcc Version : 3.4.6
Binutils : 2.15.92
Make : 3.80

Regards,
Tommy
 
Old 03-03-2012, 08:07 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forums!

You may find this link helpful: http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Custom_Kernel

HOWEVER,
please read here: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/ce...er/018285.html

Last edited by snowpine; 03-03-2012 at 08:09 PM.
 
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Old 03-04-2012, 11:08 AM   #3
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Hi,

Thanks for the info. I will try the steps.

-Tommy
 
  


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