[TriLUG] Kernel module config Question
Sinner from the Prairy
Mon, 19 Nov 2001 14:56:40 -0500
>From: rpjday <email@example.com>
> > Let's say I want to include a new module on my kernel. I run "make
> > oldconfig" , I edit the .config file, I uncomment the line "#
> > YOUR_DEVICE_GOES_HERE is not set" and changed it to
> > "YOUR_DEVICE_GOES_HERE=m".
> > Should I recompile the kernel? Or just running "make module && make
> > modules_install" will work?
>i'm not sure if this was already obvious, but you should run
>"make dep" first, at least from everything i've seen.
Yes, I know. And backup .configure + make mrproper is also adviced. This is
clear. But, again, do I need a new Kernel (bzImage file) + modify LiLo/Grub
+ Reboot ? Will make modules && make modules_install will just do the trick
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