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Debian GNU/Linux Reference Guide
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7.1.2 Classic method

Get pristine sources from:

or use equivalent sources in Debian and do the following:

     # cd /usr/src
     # tar xfvz linux-whatever.tar.gz
     # rm -rf linux
     # ln -s linux-whatever linux
     # tar xfvz pcmcia-cs-whatever.tar.gz
     # ln -s pcmcia-cs-whatever pcmcia
     # cd linux
     # make menuconfig
     ... configure stuff ...
     # make dep
     # make bzImage
     ... edits for lilo / grub ...
     ... move /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/boot/bzImage to boot ...
     ... /sbin/lilo or whatever you do for grub
     # make modules; make modules_install
     # cd ../pcmcia
     # make config
     # make all
     # make install
     ... add needed module names to /etc/modules
     # shutdown -r now
     ... boot to new kernel ...

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