customised kernel

Mark Bidewell mark.bidewell at
Sat Jun 25 15:04:51 UTC 2005

kanhu wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have installed fedora core 3 to my system using installation CD.The 
> installation process is successfull and the system is running 
> successfuly.The problem is that I am unable to find the kernel source 
> tree in /usr/src directory. my aim is to build a customised kernel.
> a> uname -r, gives me
> 2.6.11-1.35_FC3
> I have download the kernel [linux-2.6.11.tar.bz2] from Internet and 
> unpack and place it in /usr/src directory.
> When I try to compile the kernel, It asks for config directory.
> Where can i get my current kernel configuration or is there any 
> alternative way to build a customised kernel .
> With  Thanks  & Regards
> Kanhu.
I posted this question on the kernel mailing list.  Only 2.6.12.x is 
guarunteed to work with gcc 4.0

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