Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Brett Johnson <brett@××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2005 15:24:22
Message-Id: 20051219152228.GC22736@blzj.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work by Brett Johnson
On Mon, Dec 19, 2005 at 09:05:06AM -0600, Brett Johnson wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 19, 2005 at 02:56:10PM +0000, Gavin Seddon wrote: > > Hi, > > I am not thinking of fedora as an option. I will go to the 2.4 kernel > > and get removable hdds in the future. > > Do I put the 2.4 name in '/etc/portage/package.keywords'" and emerge the > > source then genkernel --menuconfig kernel? > > > If you want to run the 2.4 kernel, you will need to switch to the x86 > build, as 2.4 kernel is not supported in amd64.
And to answer your question, if you do switch to x86, you need to change your /etc/make.profile to point to a 2.4 profile (ie /usr/portage/profiles/default-linux/x86/2005.1/2.4) -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list