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Old 12-01-2004, 03:07 PM   #1
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Error Compiling Kernel


When i was compiling the kernel, after ive made the .config file(with menuconfig) and type the command "make" i get the following:

sarge:/usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.9# make
  CHK     include/linux/version.h
make[1]: *** No rule to make target `init/main.o', needed by `init/built-in.o'.  Stop.
make: *** [init] Error 2
Even if i do bzimage or zimage it gives the same error. Anyone know why?
Old 12-01-2004, 04:08 PM   #2
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i suppose you are doing something wrong while checking/unchecking something in menuconfig.

try : dont make any and then try..see if u get same error...if so then its definetly some other issue


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