[kwlug-disc] building a new kernel for ubuntu 10.04
cdfrey at foursquare.net
Wed May 12 05:19:15 EDT 2010
On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 05:09:29AM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> quick and dirty wiki page for building a new kernel for ubuntu
> let me know if i missed anything critical.
Well, you asked... :-)
You missed Paul's 'make-kpkg' suggestion, as far as I can tell.
People searching for Ubuntu-specific tips will likely want to know how
to make a .deb, so they can uninstall with glee.
I do understand that the first tendency of a pure kernel geek is
"I don't need no steekin' binary package wrapper for my kernel."
I had that tendency myself. But after figuring it out and scripting the
process (not much of a script actually), it does make things easier,
and more debian.
Just my $0.02,
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