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Old 11-04-2011, 12:33 PM
Nirbheek Chauhan
Default linux-info.eclass: check_extra_config requires a configured kernel

On Fri, Nov 4, 2011 at 6:53 PM, Patrick Lauer <patrick@gentoo.org> wrote:
> The running kernel is really irrelevant for those of us that build binpkgs.
> /usr/src/linux is "more correct" in the case of binpkgs and most upgrade
> scenarios where you don't reboot for a new kernel immediately.

Also, for out-of-kernel modules that need the kernel source for
building, the build-time .config is much more relevant than the
runtime config.

~Nirbheek Chauhan

Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team

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