lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2001]   [Jun]   [18]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Error in documentation?
It does appear that the documentation regarding this is out of date.
However, you can still install modules to a given location by:

INSTALL_MOD_PATH="/path/to/modules" make modules_install

Had to dig through the Makefile for that, though it may actually be
documented somewhere.

On Mon, Jun 18, 2001 at 11:15:11AM -0400, Geoffrey Gallaway wrote:
> linux/Documentation/modules.txt says that I should find my modules in
> "linux/modules" after running "make modules". However, this is
> apparently not true as I see no modules directory.
>
> I am trying to compile a kernel with lots of modules for a machine
> without a network connection. To move the kernel, I simply copy it to
> floppy and move it over to the other machine. However, for the modules,
> is my only choice appears to be "make modules-install" then tar up
> /lib/modules/kernel-release/ and then remove the directory. Is there a
> cleaner way to handle this?
--
-Steven
In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
-- George Orwell
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:55    [W:0.024 / U:7.056 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site