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Re: [Xen-devel] [Q]What are the build rules for Xen?

To: pradeep singh rautela <rautelap@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [Q]What are the build rules for Xen?
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2007 10:49:27 +0100
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On 11/9/07 09:50, "pradeep singh rautela" <rautelap@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I have a very naive query now.
> - So a make world in xen-unstable now does not fetches a 2.6.18
> bzipped kernel from kernel.org?

That's right. It now looks for a linux-2.6.18-xen.hg repo, downloading it
from xenbits if necessary.

> - I guess now we need to copy the linux-2.6.18-xen src tree to
> xen-unstable and then do a make world??? or do make kernels?

You can put that repo adjacent to your xen-unstable tree. That is, you'll

Make world in xen-unstable will then pick up the adjacent Linux repository.

 -- Keir

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