Rebuilding and installing kernel

Alan Cox alan at
Wed Sep 24 13:08:37 UTC 2008

> Bottom line is, I can pick one of the ways I get with google, and 
> hope it works, but if there is a single definitive authoritative 
> canonical site out there that describes The Right Way, I'd appreciate 
> hearing about it.

If you are not building rpm packages of it then

make oldconfig
make install

should do the trick, or

cp image somewhere
mkinitrd ...

if you want to put the bits in defined places of your own

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