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Re: Replacing kernel on install CD



On Fri, Feb 23, 2007 at 08:00:42AM +0100, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
> 
> 
> > I pulled ata_piix.ko and libata.ko from 2.6.9-48.ELsmp.  This kernel has
> > support for the SATA chipset I'm trying to install onto.
> 
> Hi,
> 
> 2 problems with this ;)
> you took the smp module, while the installer kernel is not the smp
> kernel
> And... you took one from the wrong version.. you probably need to
> compile it for 2.6.9-5, and worse, you probably need to full sata stack
> to go with it (since that grew a lot of features since -5 as well, that
> the new driver is depending on)
> 
> SO... not trivial exercise

Yep.  Well, easy enough to snag the non-SMP version.  If I can figure out how
to rebuild the -48 sources with a config similar-enough to RH's config for the
kernels used to boot the installation CD I may just see if that works.

Thanks!


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