[oclug] no console on Linux v2.6.0-test1
willy at debian.org
Mon Jul 14 19:08:25 EDT 2003
On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 06:35:40PM -0400, Stephen Gregory wrote:
> On Monday 14 July 2003 17:59, Stephen Gregory wrote:
> >  many of the default options are now what I consider sane options. I had
> > to make fewer changes to the config under 2.6 then I have been makeing for
> > 2.4. The EEpro, and NCR/Symbios drivers come to mind.
> I was not 100% correct. The 2.6 config script seems to take some default
> options from the current kernel. V2.4 in my case.
That's right, it now chooses to take options from /boot/config-$(uname -v)
in preference to arch/$(ARCH)/defconfig. That's easy to change -- simply
copy defconfig to .config first, then run make menuconfig.
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