Gowri Satish Adimulam wrote:
Thanks Mr paul.
On Tue, 2006-02-28 at 07:45 +0000, Paul Howarth wrote:
>On Tue, 2006-02-28 at 09:50 +0900, Gowri Satish Adimulam wrote:
>>I would like use kernel source for both adding drivers are well as
>>configuring kernel.( porting for small embedded system)
>>Here i see one more problem , i have followed your below mentioned
>>kernel sources got updated, but when i try a command like rpm -qa | grep
>>kernel-source " nothing has been returned .
>>i have a doubt whether kernel sources were really downloaded or not .
>This last step should have resulted in a file
>kernel-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4.src.rpm in the directory you ran it from. That
>package contains the full kernel sources.
>It's a source RPM package, so installing it just unpacks it into your
>RPM build environment and will not affect the RPM database at all, hence
>it won't show in "rpm -qa".
>A guide to tweaking the kernel package can be found at:
Actually that tutorial doesn't work any more; an extra step (editing the
.config file) is needed before rebuilding the RPM.
You could try the following guide instead: