[lfs-support] LFS 7.1 rebuilding a kernel with a newer version

Randy McMurchy lfs.user at mcmurchy.com
Tue Aug 21 15:21:03 PDT 2012


Lewis Pike wrote these words on 08/21/12 17:02 CST:
> In section 6.7.1 of LFS 7.1 I installed the headers for linux-3.2.6.
> By the time I made to actually building the kernel proper I grabbed
> linux-3.2.27 from kernel.org.

This is perfectly fine. You can always upgrade the kernel proper. However,
under no circumstances should you replace the kernel headers you built
Glibc with. Once your system is built, the kernel headers you started with
should last the lifetime of that build.

HTH

-- 
Randy

rmlscsi: [bogomips 1003.24] [GNU ld version 2.16.1] [gcc (GCC) 4.0.3]
[GNU C Library stable release version 2.3.6] [Linux 2.6.14.3 i686]
17:20:00 up 1 day, 4:24, 1 user, load average: 0.23, 0.10, 0.10



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