Re: milo (it's me again)

mandrake (
Mon, 25 Nov 1996 11:16:24 -0500 (EST)

> > Okay... so I did upgrade my copy of MILO (I ended up using the one in the
> > images/noname-udb directory on gatekeeper)
> >
> And it works?

Actually I think it did come out of test-images.

> > What I really want to do is to compile one with my kernel (seeing as that's
> > what I read out of the milo source documentation as what you are really
> > supposed to do) and I keep getting error messages about being unable to
> > find this include file: <linux/compile.h>
> >
> OK, well, I recently updated the MILO HOWTO - so are you saying that you
> read it and couldn't figure out what to do?
> MILO _must_ build against a built alpha linux kernel. It assumes that the
> kernel tree is in /usr/src/linux but you can pass the real tree name by adding
> the KSRC onto the end of the make command, eg
> $ make KSRC=/usr/src/bizarre/place/to/put/a/kernel/tree

Hrm... okay, I will go and check again... the MILO HOWTO I was reading from
was on redhat's site, maybe that's not the most current revision. I'll scan
the list to find the actual site (since obviously that's not it)

> No, and maybe I ought to do something a little different to /images and /test-images.
> Maybe have v2.0 and v2.1 and put them under version numbers, eg v2.0/2.0.26...
that might be a little more helpful...

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btw: thanks for the help

Geoff Harrison - System Administrator, IntelliMedia Commerce
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