Problem for testing linux-next

Greg KH greg at
Mon Aug 16 07:23:54 EDT 2021

On Mon, Aug 16, 2021 at 10:17:51AM +0000, Sidong Yang wrote:
> Hi, all.
> I'm trying to test linux-next. I'm using QEMU for testing.
> I cloned linux-next repository and checkout to last tag next-20210812.
> I compiled with simple command below.
> make menuconfig
> make & make modules_install & make install
> and rebooted system. and it failed.

Make sure you have a working configuration based on a released kernel
version _first_ (like 5.13), before trying to test linux-next.  Once you
have that, then take that configuration and use it on the linux-next
tree so you know it is not a configuration issue.

good luck!

greg k-h

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