On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 11:21 AM, William Cohen <wcohen(a)redhat.com> wrote:
On 02/27/2013 11:51 AM, Darryl L. Pierce wrote:
> Is it advisable to build my own kernel for the Chromebook? I glanced
> through the IRC chat from last week and saw a note about kernels.
> arm mailing list
I built a local version of the kernel because I needed some additional
options enabled in the kernel (kprobes and debuginfo) so I could test out
systemtap on the chrome book. If the existing kernel works for you, why
spend the time on building you own local kernel?
I would advise you build your own kernel.
The upstream chromeos-3.4 contains many fixes, including the audio fix so
you do not risk melting the speakers.
I would also advise you enable audit_syscall.
Enabling the PERF stuff is also a good idea.
William has a great kernel doc on his people page that goes over this stuff.