--- On Tue, 12/8/09, Daniel Drake <dsd(a)laptop.org> wrote:
From: Daniel Drake <dsd(a)laptop.org>
Subject: Re: dracut(?) problem
To: "Yioryos Asprobounitis" <mavrothal(a)yahoo.com>
Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2009, 11:08 AM
On Tue, 2009-12-08 at 06:59 -0800,
Yioryos Asprobounitis wrote:
> OK. I'll try learn more about git till then could you
if this work flow has major flaws _if done locally_ ?
> git clone git://dev.laptop.org/olpc-2.6
> cd olpc-2.6
> commit -a # is the tree included already?
No need to do this
> (patch kernel) # do I need to "git add" the patch file
and the file/folders that the patch generates?
Yes, add all your changes and make a commit at this point.
> make clean distclean # this goes here, right?
> make xo_1_defconfig
> make menuconfig
> commit -a #do I need this for the next steps?
Drop all these
> make xo_1-kernel-rpm
Then do this.
This makes building a breeze but patching/configuring a nightmare (for me). Is there any
special kernel patching/configuration tool or everything is done manually?
Oh well, maybe when XO-1.5 os is out.