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Old 06-20-2003, 12:03 PM   #1
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I got my Slackware 9.0 install CD from AlmostFreeLinux and I've had no problems with it. I'd like to upgrade to the new 2.4.21 kernel with the patch, but I can't find my Linux source tree. It's not in /usr/src. Does anyone know where else it could be, or if there's a possibility that I just don't have one? Thanks a lot for any help.
 
Old 06-20-2003, 12:10 PM   #2
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You problably just didnt install it. just copy the new kernel you just downloaded into /usr/src.
 
Old 06-20-2003, 12:20 PM   #3
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The kernel source doesnt come on the slackware installation disc. Its in the /k directory of a Slackware FTP.


There are both 2.4.21 source and image packages in the /current tree of the Slackware FTP, if you want to use the latest kernel.

If you just want the kernel source for the standard 2.4.20 kernel, its in the /k directory of the /slackware-9.0 directory.
 
  


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