Subject: Re: Building kernels and installing them
To: Gregg C Levine <>
From: Mike Pelley <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/13/2000 21:54:33
> I have been following the instructions sent to me by Laine Stump, for two
> separate occasions. The last line in them said, and I quote, " make depend
> && make". This is from a message dated 7/24/00. Should I really be issuing
> "make depend && make build"? Instead of " make depend && make"? This is
> area in which I am really out of my element, and am bumping into angry
> tigers, and Wookies.

"make depend && make" is all you should need to do to build a kernel.  "make
build" is typically used to build all of userland (which would be run in
/usr/src or equivalent).