LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-26-2004, 08:06 PM   #1
oasisbhrnw99
Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Posts: 43

Rep: Reputation: 15
upgrading the Linux kernel question..


I run RH9 with a 2.4.20-8 kernel. I want to upgrade to the 2.6.9 kernel. I have two questions.

1. Do I have to upgrade any libraries/include files before I can do it?
2. The tar file for the 2.6.9 kernel came with a .tar.sign file. What is that?

Last edited by oasisbhrnw99; 10-26-2004 at 08:08 PM.
 
Old 10-26-2004, 08:10 PM   #2
XsuX
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: US
Distribution: Fedora Core 1
Posts: 43

Rep: Reputation: 15
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...icle&artid=150

this is what I'm using right this second to upgrade from 2.4.22-1.2115 to 2.6.9
I'm on step 11 as of now
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Upgrading the Linux Kernel scottjwoodford Linux - Software 6 06-15-2005 01:52 PM
SiS on board sound stops working when upgrading alsa? + kernel question? mr.gizm0 Linux - Software 3 03-21-2005 11:46 AM
Upgrading my Linux Kernel MSwal2846 Linux - Networking 1 03-19-2004 12:23 PM
Upgrading the Linux Kernel to 2.5 Ken Ju-On Linux - Newbie 7 08-12-2003 08:34 PM
Question about upgrading kernel fireforge Linux - Software 2 03-19-2002 03:18 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:33 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration