LFS 6.0 kernel 2.6.8.1 -> 2.6.10 ?

roger21 roger21 at free.fr
Thu Jan 13 01:32:44 PST 2005


Steve Crosby a écrit :
> roger21 <roger21 at free.fr> wrote in news:41E605A2.80701 at free.fr:
> 
> 
>>Nathan Coulson a écrit :
>>
>>>On Thu, 13 Jan 2005 05:18:07 +0100, Benoît VILA <bvila at free.fr> wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>hi,
>>>>
>>>>if i want to update my kernel, is it enough to install the new
>>>>linux-libc-header package and the new kernel package? what should be
>>>>re-compiled (except the kernel of course)?
>>>>
>>>>thanks
>>>
>>>
>>>You should never replace your linux-libc-headers package on your
>>>system.  Simple compile a new kernel, and overwrite /boot/lfskernel
>>>and /boot/System.map [filenames may vary, please consult the book you
>>>used]
>>>
>>
>>
>>oh .. ok but isn't it to disturbing to have different linux-headers from 
>>the linux kernel ?
>>
> 
> 
> no - the linux-libc-headers are (as the name suggests) headers for use by 
> libc (and other apps) not the kernel. When a new package is built that 
> references the linux-libc-headers, it must use the same version as that 
> used to build libc, so the ABI stays the same.

ok i get it, thank you




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