Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: install kernel

Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1

    install kernel

    can anyone help me on how to install the latest kernel. i'm using mandrake 9, and i am new to linux

  2. #2
    Linux Guru kkubasik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Lat: 39:03:51N Lon: 77:14:37W
    Download the most recnet source from, then extract it, read the INSTALL doc or this combo will generaly handle it

    make menuconfig

    make && make modules_install
    then copy the resulting and bzImage over to your bootable partition and point the bootloader to them. But it is also likely that mandrake has some automated system for this whole process.
    Avoid the Gates of Hell. Use Linux
    A Penny for your Thoughts

    Formerly Known as qub333

  3. #3
    Linux Guru lakerdonald's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    St. Petersburg, FL
    or for a slighly more graphical approach: make xconfig instead of make menuconfig

  4. $spacer_open
  5. #4

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts