Re: 2.6 kernel with SuSE 9.0

From: Nathan Gilbert (ngilbert_at_acm.org)
Date: 08/12/04


Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 18:04:31 -0400

Paul Cooke wrote:
> 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.

Really I was just curious to see if it was possible, but not ballsy
enough to try and risk blowing everything all to hell. I most likely
just upgrade to 9.1.

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