On Fri, Jan 30, 2004 at 10:12:07AM -0000, Dermot Daly wrote:
> Hi All,
> I've a quick question before running make modules_install on a kernel
>> I've already done a make bzImage and a make modules.
>> If I now do a make modules_install, where will it install the modules to
> ? I.e. will it overwrite my current kernel's modules, or will it
> install them elsewhere?
It will install them(by default ) in /lib/modules/2.x.xx/
It will overwrite anything already there.
> Is there anything I should back up prior to running make modules_install
Back them up if you want. Never caused me problems. I find that
forgetting to compile your ide controller into the kernel is more of a
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