Fwd: [SATLUG] Kernel

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Oct 1 17:31:07 PDT 2001


On Mon, Oct 01, 2001 at 05:48:41PM -0400, Jeffrey B . Ferland wrote:
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> The woes of a user returning.
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> Just got Mandrake on my new spiffy computer, compiled a new kernel (want LFS
> dude!), and it don't boot. Runs through all the steps up to: "Uncompressing
> linux...OK, booting kernel" (or something very similar) and then it just sits
> there. In my frustration of not having a computer to work on for severeal
> months and an inability to use all my devices, I'd like for somebody to offer
> a possible answer as to why (sure it's obvious, just too frustrated to think)

Make sure you have selected the right CPU in the kernel config. By default
it's set to Pentium-III/Celeron(Coppermine))

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