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  1. #1

    [SOLVED] 2.6.30 compilation problem

    i am using fedora 12 with kernel version 2.6.31
    i have downloaded kernel 2.6.30 and when untar and compile it

    make menuconfig
    and make install

    make install creating vmlinuz and system map in /boot and giving an
    error : /lib/modules/2.6.30 : no directory or file
    /lib/modules/2.6.30/modules.dep.temp : could not find .....
    what is the exact reason this error is occurring instead of creating initrd.img file

  2. #2
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    Feb 2008
    Installing a kernel isn't quite the same as installing other software.
    Try this:
    make modules
    su -
    make modules_install
    make install
    make all && make modules_install

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  3. #3

    thank you

    thanks alot jayd .. i missed make modules_install which is essential to load modules before vmlinuz...

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