combining "make O=" and "oldconfig" when configuring a kernel?

Mulyadi Santosa mulyadi.santosa at
Tue Sep 25 06:57:57 EDT 2012

Hi Robert..

long time no talk...

On Tue, Sep 25, 2012 at 5:21 PM, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at> wrote:
>   $ mkdir ../build              [create a build directory]
>   $ cp <some config file> ../build/.config
>   $ make O=../build oldconfig
> and take it from there.  does that sound right?

I think I agree that would the way to do it...


Mulyadi Santosa
Freelance Linux trainer and consultant


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