Grub and/or kernel problem...
lsorense-1wCw9BSqJbv44Nm34jS7GywD8/FfD2ys at public.gmane.org
Tue Nov 15 20:04:35 UTC 2005
On Tue, Nov 15, 2005 at 12:31:45PM -0500, William O'Higgins Witteman wrote:
> Aha! Using the "--initrd" option on the make-kpkg worked very neatly.
> Thank you.
Yeah you need to tell make-kpkg if the kernel is supposed to require
initrd or not so it can generate it in the postinst.
> Probably, but not in my case. I use Debian because I rarely need to
> think about kernels, or drivers, or anything at all - apt-get and go.
> However, I needed the kernel headers to get my Wacom tablet working (I
> used this guide: http://www.i3s.unice.fr/~ol/success.html) and I could
> not apt-get the headers for my kernel anymore, so I needed a new kernel
> for the headers to relate to. I never used to make an initrd, but now I
> seem to need to. Live and learn.
And installing a newer kernel from debian wasn't an option? What kernel
do you run?
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