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Re: [SLUG] ubuntu kernel build


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jam@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Hi
> is anybody able to though more light:
> 
> To rebuild my kernel (its a long story ...) I do:
> 
> apt-get source linux-image-2.6.15-25-686
> apt-get build-dep linux-image-2.6.15-25-686
> unpack /usr/src/linux-source-2.6.15.tar.bz2
> link linux to linux-source-2.6.15
> copy /boot/config-2.6.15-25-686 to .config
> edit Makefile to make EXTRAVERSION = 
> instead of the rubbish in there.(.7-ubuntu1)
> make oldconfig
> make-kpkg --append-to-version "-25-686" --stem linux -us -uc --initrd 
> kernel_image
> 
> OK the trouble starts here:
> 
> dpkg -i linux-image-2.6.15-25-686_10.00.Custom_i386.deb
> bla ...
> Searching for splash image ... none found, skipping ...
> Found kernel: /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.15-25-686
> Found kernel: /boot/memtest86+.bin
> 
> How do I add the splash image?
> Thanks
> James

I think you'll find that message is coming from grub.  What happens when
you update grub manually, i.e., when not part of a kernel install?

man grub maybe?  Sorry I can't be more specific, I'm running on a Mac
these days.

Cheers,

James (the other one) :P
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