Kernel reconfig

Daniela dgw at
Tue Aug 12 04:24:18 PDT 2003

On Tuesday 12 August 2003 10:56, Jean-Francois Delgado wrote:
>    I am having an issue I would like to get resolved. I am attempting to
>    create a new kernel for my FreeBSD 5.0 Box so that I may turn it into
>    an Internet Gateway/NAT/Firewall. I have gone through all the handbook
>    and the information is very, well, informative. What I am lacking is
>    that I cannot seem to get a kernel compiled so that I can use the
>    Firewall features.
>    If I can get some help in building this kernel, I would greatly
>    appreciate it. I have attempted to make a kernel and I keep getting
>    errors. I have been attempting to reconfigure this kernel for a little
>    over a week now and I am not about to give up. When I do "make depend"
>    all seems okay. When I do "make", it will halt with multiple errors,
>    each time something different... I really need someones help with
>    this.

Did it say something like "internal compiler error"?
If yes, there's probably something wrong with your RAM.

Maybe it works the "new" way:
# cd /usr/src
# make buildkernel installkernel KERNCONF=MYKERNEL


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