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Old 08-11-2004, 10:56 AM   #1
awillard69
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Question Compile 2.6 kernel on Cygwin


Q: Can the 2.6.x kernel be compiled using Cygwin?

Basically, my home Linux PC's are older machines and they work fine. However, whenever I recompile the kernel, it takes a while.

I'm lucky at work that I have access to a Dual 3ghz machine that has Cygwin installed. I would like to compile the sources on that very capable machine, then transfer the outputs to my home PC's.

Has anyone tried this? Will it work?
 
  


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