kernel install problem
dominic_marks at btinternet.com
Sat Oct 27 19:56:47 BST 2001
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On Saturday 27 October 2001 7:00 pm, Guy Harper wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 27, 2001 at 06:49:06PM +0100, Dominic Marks wrote:
> > On Saturday 27 October 2001 6:20 pm, Guy Harper wrote:
> > > I'm having a problem with installing my newly built kernel....
> > >
> > > running 'make installkernel KERNCONF=KERNEL' runs ok, but exits with:
> > >
> > > ...<snip>...
> > > ===> splash/bmp
> > > install -c -o root -g wheel -m 555 splash_bmp.ko /boot/kernel/
> > > ===> splash/pcx
> > > install -c -o root -g wheel -m 555 splash_pcx.ko /boot/kernel/
> > I could be wrong but that looks more like -CURRENT to me, for example in
> > the 4 branch modules live in /modules/ and the kernel is placed in /.
> > However from your sample it looks to be using the -CURRENT layout. Also,
> > did your make world work? You know you can't get your world and kernel
> > out of sync
> make buildworld ran fine, buildkernel ran fine 
> From /home/ncvs/cvs-supfile:
> *default tag=.
> *default host=cvsup.uk.FreeBSD.org
> *default prefix=/usr
> *default base=/home/ncvs
> *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_4
> *default delete use-rel-suffix
> src-all tag=.
This will get you FreeBSD -CURRENT. Drop the tag=. on this line.
> Perhaps this will assist proving your hypothesis?
>  Do bear in mind that to me, fine = apparently completed without
> catastrophic error. 
>  I do believe I'm getting to grips with upgrading... slowly. :)
> > (well you can, but it can cause a lot of pain).
> Ouch! Please, no more! ;)
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