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hi my system is instlled with Ubuntu 7.10 \n \l i have downloaded the kernel 2.4.19 for kernel.org after that i tried to configure the kernel i got this error ...
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    problem with kernel configuring


    hi
    my system is instlled with Ubuntu 7.10 \n \l
    i have downloaded the kernel 2.4.19 for kernel.org
    after that i tried to configure the kernel
    i got this error message
    chakri@chakri-laptop:~/chakri/my-first-kernel/linux-2.4.19$ make xconfig ARCH=um
    Makefile:252: arch/um/Makefile: No such file or directory
    make: *** No rule to make target `arch/um/Makefile'. Stop.


    chakri@chakri-laptop:~/chakri/my-first-kernel/linux-2.4.19$ make ARCH=um menuconfig
    Makefile:252: arch/um/Makefile: No such file or directory
    make: *** No rule to make target `arch/um/Makefile'. Stop.

    can any one help me
    thanks and regards

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    As you have Ubuntu 7.10 it might be running 2.6+ linux kernel.
    And you are going to compile a 2.4 kernel.
    You might have to go down the gcc version or lot of error will occur while compiling i guess.

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