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Old 12-20-2004, 01:57 PM   #1
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Kernal Source Code

Where does one find the Kernal Source Code for Mandrake? Specifically 9.2 and 10.1. I have the download CD's and just assumed that Mandrake made the source CD's easily available but I have not been able to locate them at this point in time.

Old 12-20-2004, 02:28 PM   #2
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simply type "uname -r" at command prompt to find out what kernel version you have, then in rpmdrake type "kernel" in the search bar. Then install the kernel source that matches the kernel version #'s exactly.

As long as you have not downloaded a new kernel from other sources, (you would know, if you are not sure, I assure you you did not) then the kernel source will be found by rpmdrake on one of your installation disks.

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Old 12-20-2004, 03:28 PM   #3
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Thanks Lakota. This is just the information I was needing.

I hope to be able to return the favor someday (or buy you a beer if you are ever in Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA.



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