Re: A little pre-2.0 input

lilo (
Mon, 13 May 1996 21:20:04 -0500 (CDT)

On Sun, 12 May 1996, Joe Fouche wrote:

> 1) Configuration still seems a tiny bit illogical. For example,
> it asks certain things (like CONFIG_ETHERNET) in weird places.
> Also, maybe the (NEW) thing shouldn't appear when .config doesn't
> already exist?

NO!!!! Many of us copy our .config from the previous kernel tree into
arch/<whatever/defconfig of the new kernel tree, as a last step before
running `make mrproper' and compiling the new kernel.

Don't assume that just because there is no .config, there is no old