[slackintosh-users] Re: kernel compile

  • From: Craig Cooper <craig.cooper@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: slackintosh-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2009 12:30:10 +1000

hmmm, my new kernel's framebuffer did not work - no video on handoff
at very start of boot.

Back to the old kernel I go... <sigh>

the strange thing is, I have a v4l module existing in the original
build? It may be udev that is ruining hotplug for me.


On Sun, Nov 22, 2009 at 3:36 AM, Keith Keller <kkeller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 21, 2009 at 06:19:50PM +1000, Craig Cooper wrote:
>> Yes, that sounds good, as the kernel is VERY lean.
>> use make zImage instead of bzImage
> make zImage still makes a compressed kernel.  A simple make (with no
> target) builds vmlinux, the uncompressed kernel.  If yaboot does still
> need an uncompressed kernel image, use vmlinux.  vmlinux will be created
> even if you use make zImage or make bzImage.
> --keith
> --
> kkeller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

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