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Re: [ttylinux:127] Re: No log for kernel build failure.



Oops oops
I botched that; see below.


BruceFerjulian wrote:
> Didn't work. Discovered that it was buried in [ busybox-1.18.4-
> x86_64.tbz   ] so any change was blown out during the [ make fsys ].
> 
> -Bruce-
> 
> 
> On Dec 14, 11:24 pm, Douglas Jerome <[email protected]> wrote:
>> BruceFerjulian wrote:
>>> Nope, since everything seems to be continuously cleaned I had to
>>> remove the redirect in the script that was sending the output to a log
>>> that was not persistent after the failure. After removing the
>>> redirect, I was presented with some questions which probably are new
>>> and don't match a configuration you saved away. Once I answered the
>>> questions interactively the kernel build was successful.  Not pretty
>>> but at least I can build.
>>> Two questions. I need to modify a few things and can't figure out yet
>>> where they are buried.
>>> 1. Want to change ( eth0 ) to be a fixed address but even if I loop
>>> mount the IMG file and make my changes to be DHCP=NO the nic always
>>> starts as DHCP when I boot the ISO.
>> Try these steps:
>>
>>      $ make mount
>>      $ vi mnt/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
>>      $ make umount
>>      $ make fsys
>>      $ make boot
>>
>> and then try that ISO.

Oops. I botched this. Do not do the "make fsys" step; the
"make boot" should use the update file system image.

>>
>>
>>
>>> 2. Why does everything start from scratch, can't ( gnu make ) pick up a
>>> change say to one thing and only build a single time unless you clean.
>>> It seems this learning process is a continuous start from scratch
>>> every time you make even a simple change.
>> Because the ttylinux build process uses *make* as a user
>> interface; instead of having a bunch of different scripts
>> to invoke from the command line you use "make <thing-to-make>"
>> It is not the best use of make.
>>
>> There is no good description, I think, of the various
>> make targets, but you can make individual packages and
>> then remake the file system image with "make fsys", so
>> as to not start all over. "make boot" remakes the ISO
>> from the kernel and file system image.