Re: Not showing ac2

Date: Wed Jul 16 2003 - 20:42:34 EST

>>>>> "bb" == backblue <> writes:

bb> Just check if the source was really patched, maybe the
bb> source does not patch de Makefile and did not changed the
bb> EXTRAVERSION var that is where it should be changed, maybe
bb> the -ac2 patch it's for 2.6.0-test1 original, and nor for
bb> 2.6.0-test1-ac1, that's it, just edit the Makefile, and
bb> change the EXTRAVERSION to -ac2 and recompile everything
bb> and, your are done, you have uname -a, like you want.

All of the above are sound suggestions in general, but in this
particular case of 2.6.0-test-ac2, Alan just forgot to bump the
EXTRAVERSION to -ac2 when he created the patch.

Just update EXTRAVERSION in the toplevel Makefile by hand and
rebuild, to get "uname -a" output fixed.

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