Re: kernel 1.2.13 must be in /usr/src/linux ?

Cristian Gafton (
Tue, 29 Aug 1995 13:42:09 +0300 (EET DST)

On Mon, 28 Aug 1995, Jochen Toppe wrote:

> Have you ever heard of symbolic links?
> Put the kernel into some other directory and then create a link
> from /usr/src/linux to that.
> Like ln -s /wherever_the_kernel_is /usr/src/linux
> Or just change the entry in the include file.

This was intended as a "tiny bug" report. Imagine that I've heared
of symbolic links, but /usr/src/linux is ONE directory and I love to
compile two or three kernels at the same time with different patches in

Cristian Gafton

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