Compilation error building kernel-

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On 05/24/2010 12:01 AM, Jarod Wilson wrote:

> I didn't say there was a vanilla-kernel.src.rpm, but there doesn't
> need to be. You rebuild the Fedora kernel src.rpm file using rpmbuild,
> passing in the flag '--with vanilla', which results in building a
> (mostly) pure vanilla upstream kernel without (most of) the Fedora
> patches, and spits out a resulting kernel-vanilla binary package.
> *That* is the point. :)
> Excerpt from the Fedora kernel spec file:

 That is good to know - thank you I wasn't aware of that flag. Usually
people want to build upstream kernels to try newer versions with bug
fixes, new featiures etc.

 Lets say for example, (s)he wants to build 2.6.34 upstream ...
following your recipe - what exactly needs to be done on fedora 12 ?

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