Help building the kernel???

Timothy Murphy tim at
Sat Dec 10 14:25:35 UTC 2005

Christopher J. Bottaro wrote:

> I tried compiling a vanilla kernel on FC3...didn't work.  I'm no expert,
> but it seems like all those patches Redhat made to their FC kernels are
> necessary.

Do you mean as a general principle, or for this particular Dell computer?
In my experience no patch added by Redhat or Fedora has ever been necessary.
I imagine your .config file is missing something - 
perhaps the ext2 or ext3 option?

Timothy Murphy  
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