Kernel Compiling Issue

bad63r bad63r at
Wed Sep 20 06:32:49 EDT 2017

On 20.09.2017. 07:07, Santosh Sivaraj wrote:
> * Herb Garcia <Portamex at> wrote (on 2017-08-29 03:52:07 +0000):
>> I recently learned how to compile the kernel on my Debian PC. What I'm running
>> into is the default kernel runs well with no issues. With that said, when I
>> will run menu oldconfig. To keep the current settings. When Alall said and
>> done. When I reboot my PC. I get this error: failed to. Start load/save screen
>> backlight brightness
> Backlight driver is generally a module, not builtin. So modules should be
> installed too. Is that done?
> Thanks,
> Santosh
>> Any suggestions appreciated
>> ~H.P. Garcia
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I'm newbie as well but here is the good "guide" that you can find in the 

I think you should install modules by yourself.

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