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kernel 2.4


kernel 2.4

i compiled the 2.4.18 kernel, on 2.2.16 and i can't get to boot it. it says:
uncompressing kernel ......
(and then reboot)

thats all!

regards, himba
Kodjo Agbenu
Honored Contributor

Re: kernel 2.4


As you are upgrading from linux 2.2.16, I guess your kernel utilities are too old.

I would suggest you upgrade them to more recent values before going on with 2.4.

For more information, look at :

In the utilities listed on that site, I recommand you to upgrade :

* modutils
* util-linux

Good luck.


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