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I tried to compile a kernel but before i run a "make config " command it gives the oloowing error..... """/bin/sh: scripts/basic/fixdep: Permission denied make[1]: *** [scripts/basic/fixdep] Error 126 make: ...
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    error while compiling a kernel


    I tried to compile a kernel but before i run a "make config " command it gives the oloowing error.....
    """/bin/sh: scripts/basic/fixdep: Permission denied
    make[1]: *** [scripts/basic/fixdep] Error 126
    make: *** [scripts_basic] Error 2""""
    plz help

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    Hello and Welcome.
    You must use root or su - when you issue the make config command.
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    Yes, Mike is right...or simply issue the following command instead:
    Code:
    sudo make config
    Regards,
    Yasser.

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    Quote Originally Posted by yz89 View Post
    Yes, Mike is right...or simply issue the following command instead:
    Code:
    sudo make config
    Regards,
    Yasser.
    Thanks for that, my post should have said root or sudo. My bad.
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