I swept through the forums a couple times looking for a solution to this. I've heard/read it is impossible. But, I can't find any solid, concrete information about this.
I'm trying to build a monolithic kernel on Fedora Core 4 with the 2.6.12 release. Everytime I turn CONFIG_MODULES off I get a "unable to load initial console" error. I can run the same kerned with modules on, and get past this hump.
Any suggestions or directions to further reading?