ident name and kernel 10
griffin8j at gmail.com
Tue Aug 12 08:12:52 UTC 2014
On 12/08/2014 06:36, Polytropon wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:02:59 +0430, Mohsen Pahlevanzadeh wrote:
>> Thank you so much,
>> Can you explain more about make buildworld
> This step is only needed if your kernel version doesn't match
> your installed world version (for example after a source tree
> update). As explained in the comment header of /usr/src/Makefile,
> this particular step has to be performed in single-user mode.
> If the source matches the version of the installed world, you
> can build your own kernels and install them without installing
> the world. In this case, only the following steps (from Makefile)
> # 1. `cd /usr/src' (or to the directory containing your source tree).
> # 3. `make buildkernel KERNCONF=YOUR_KERNEL_HERE' (default is GENERIC).
> # 4. `make installkernel KERNCONF=YOUR_KERNEL_HERE' (default is GENERIC).
> # [steps 3. & 4. can be combined by using the "kernel" target]
> # 5. `reboot' (in single user mode: boot -s from the loader prompt).
> The kernel can be installed while in multi-user mode.
> For more details:
If you haven't updated your sources and at the same revision from
previous buildworld, you can just compile and install a new kernel if
you want to make changes, can't you? e.g. you don't have to buildworld
everytime, unless you've updated the source tree?
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