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Old 06-22-2003, 10:57 AM   #1
len
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what is recompile kernel?


when someone states that they've recompiled the kernel, i would imagine that this just makes the changes work w/ the kernel?
then i suppose this bring up the question of integrated w/ the kernel, and modularity. do the modular distros then not need to be recompiled?

what are the commands to recompile the kernel, and when is it necessary (the integrated/ modular distro question again???)?

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Old 06-22-2003, 11:18 AM   #2
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The howto explains alot which can be found here:
http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/Linux/doc...nel-HOWTO.html
 
  


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