Re: [Linux-ia64] [piet@sgi.com: Re: kernel make install - why don't we make it easy like on ia32?]

From: Keith Owens <kaos_at_ocs.com.au>
Date: 2002-03-22 08:30:54
On Wed, 20 Mar 2002 22:51:32 -0800, 
Piet/Pete Delaney <piet@sgi.com> wrote:
>How do I build: 
>
>	/boot/module-info-${KERNELRELEASE}
>	/boot/kernel.h-${KERNELRELEASE}

Redhat special files, not part of the kernel build.

>	/boot/initrd-${KERNELRELEASE}

mkinitrd, if you really insist.  initrd is useful for distributors and
when you need a binary only module at boot time.  Otherwise initrd is a
pain in the neck, build boot drivers into the kernel instead.
Received on Thu Mar 21 13:31:21 2002

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