How to change kernel version?

Yuan, Jue yuanjue02 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 25 14:30:23 UTC 2006


On Friday 25 August 2006 22:27, Daniel Gerzo wrote:
> Hello Jue,
>
> Friday, August 25, 2006, 2:00:07 PM, you wrote:
> > Hi all.
> >
> > Could I change the kernel version tag manually? say, I have a kernel
> > which is 7.0-CUREENT, but for some reasons I wanna it be something like
> > 6.1-RELEASE, while the kernel itself does't change from 7.0-CURRENT to
> > 6.1-RELEASE. All I want is the change of tag. For example, if this works,
> > then when I type "uname -a" in console, I would get "6.1-RELEASE ..."
> > instead of "7.0-CURRENT ...".
> >
> > I guess some config files in src/sys/ could take care of this. But I
> > cannot find it out. Anybody knows how to get this job done?
>
> It's src/sys/conf/newvers.sh
>
> But I don't think it's a good idea to fake it ;-)
>
Thanks very much. Someone has told me this just now. And I also have found a 
better way to deal with my problem.

Thanks again. :-)

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Yuan, Jue @ http://www.yuanjue.net


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