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From: Gabriel Rossetti <rossettigab@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: no matter what kernel version I compile, It says it's 2.6.19-r4 - SOLVED
Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2007 14:55:10
Message-Id: 45C8A0B7.3040704@charter.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: no matter what kernel version I compile, It says it's 2.6.19-r4 - SOLVED by Gabriel Rossetti
1 Gabriel Rossetti wrote:
2 >
3 >
4 > Harm Geerts wrote:
5 >> On Tuesday 06 February 2007, Gabriel Rossetti wrote:
6 >>
7 >>> Hello,
8 >>>
9 >>> I emerge a kernel, let's say gentoo-sources-2.6.19-r5, I create the
10 >>> "linux" link, then cd inside
11 >>> and compile/install it. I reboot and I get lots of errors from modules,
12 >>> I do a uname -a
13 >>> and notice that it still says 2.6.19-r4, i then check in the /boot
14 >>> directory, and the links are correct,
15 >>> then I check my grub.conf and it's correct, I then tried
16 >>> gentoo-sources-2.6.20, still the same thing.
17 >>>
18 >>> Does anyone have any ideas?
19 >>>
20 >>
21 >> Do you have a seperate /boot partition and forgot to mount it before
22 >> installing the kernel?
23 >>
24 > Harm!
25 >
26 > That's it, I never did that (not automaount /boot), but I decided to
27 > this time, so like you said, my /boot was not mounted
28 > so everything was right, but at the same time it wasn't....That was a
29 > stupid mistake on my part.....
30 >
31 > Thanks to all those that answered and sorry for bothering you all with
32 > this...
33 >
34 > Gabriel
35 >
36 I feel like a newbie....
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