Added about new kernel on old distro (was Re: most likely, i'll be giving a kernel talk at ottawa LUG next week)

Mulyadi Santosa mulyadi.santosa at
Wed Jan 26 22:28:11 EST 2011

On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 01:08, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at> wrote:
> since i'm in town and there was nothing on the schedule, i volunteered
> to give a short (hands-on) talk on building and booting a new kernel,
> and how to write, compile and load your first kernel module.  nothing
> earth-shaking, but if you wanted to see that done step-by-step in real
> time and be able to ask questions as it's happening, stop by.

If you don't mind, if someone ask you about how to run new kernel on
such old distro, you could teach them about the thing I write here:


Mulyadi Santosa
Freelance Linux trainer and consultant


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