Subject: Re: kernel compile
To: Jonathan Stone <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ted Lemon <email@example.com>
Date: 02/01/1998 17:52:58
> Oh, and there's one but in Ted's suggestion. I prefer to make a
> subdir first and test running config there; whereas Ted's suggestion
> pollutes /sys/arch/pmax/conf with lots of twisty .h files created by
No it doesn't. Config creates all its files in the compile directory.
If config on the pmax does not, there's a bug in it that needs to be
fixed. I'm using config in the way it's been used since time
immemorial - I've never heard of anybody using it your way before.
Your way sounds fine, but it's certainly not the canonical way.