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Old 09-24-2004, 01:27 PM   #1
Registered: Aug 2004
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Cool Compiling 2.6 kernel in Redhat9

I want to compile the latest version of v2.6 kernal.... for that i downloaded the whole kernel from and a couple of patches and a snapshot... also i downloaded some modutil tools and module init tools(3.0 version)
So is that the only basic i need..( i took hints from apost in this wesite on installing the kernel in RH9).....

I want to retain my old kernel so what is the step i need to take

so pls reply regarding this and any other precautions.....
Old 09-24-2004, 01:33 PM   #2
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or from the RH docs:


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