Re: 2.6 kernel with SuSE 9.0
From: Paul Cooke (paul_cooke_at_linuxmail_NOSPAM.org)
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 05:41:39 GMT
Nathan Gilbert wrote:
> I'm new to compiling kernels and such and I have some questions.
> Would it be possible to take the kernel source rpm from suse's ftp site
> (kernel-source-2.6.4-52.src.rpm), build it and install in on a system
> with 2.4.xxx/ suse 9.0?
> Would I need to do any other kind of modifications?
yes, it's perfectly possible to do that... but why bother, when just by
upgrading to 9.1 it is already done for you. Plus you get a heck of a lot
of other software already upgraded at the same time.