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10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Timezone</title> 11<title>Timezone</title>
12<body> 12<body>
102<subsection> 102<subsection>
103<title>Introduction</title> 103<title>Introduction</title>
104<body> 104<body>
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106<p> 106<p>
107Manually configuring a kernel is often seen as the most difficult course every 107Manually configuring a kernel is often seen as the most difficult procedure a
108Linux users ever has to go through. Nothing is less true -- after configuring a 108Linux user ever has to perform. Nothing is less true -- after configuring a
109couple of kernels you don't even remember that it was difficult ;) 109couple of kernels you don't even remember that it was difficult ;)
110</p> 110</p>
111 111
112<p> 112<p>
113However, one thing <e>is</e> true: you must know your system when you start 113However, one thing <e>is</e> true: you must know your system when you start
211If you require it, don't forget to include support in the kernel for your 211If you require it, don't forget to include support in the kernel for your
212ethernet card. 212ethernet card.
213</p> 213</p>
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215<p> 215<p>
216The following Alpha-specific options are recommended as well: 216The following options are recommended as well:
217</p> 217</p>
218 218
219<pre caption="Alpha-specific options"> 219<pre caption="Recommended Alpha options">
220General setup ---&gt; 220General setup ---&gt;
221 &lt;*&gt; SRM environment through procfs 221 &lt;*&gt; SRM environment through procfs
222 &lt;*&gt; Configure uac policy via sysctl 222 &lt;*&gt; Configure uac policy via sysctl
223 223
224Plug and Play configuration ---&gt; 224Plug and Play configuration ---&gt;
297<comment>(For all kernels)</comment> 297<comment>(For all kernels)</comment>
298# <i>make boot</i> 298# <i>make boot</i>
299</pre> 299</pre>
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301<p> 301<p>
302When the kernel is done compiling, copy over the kernel image to 302When the kernel has finished compiling, copy the kernel image to
303<path>/boot</path>. In the next example we assume you have configured and 303<path>/boot</path>. In the next example we assume you have configured and
304compiled <c>vanilla-sources-2.4.24</c>: 304compiled <c>vanilla-sources-2.4.24</c>; recent kernels might create
305<path>vmlinux</path> instead of <path>vmlinux.gz</path>.
305</p> 306</p>
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307<pre caption="Installing the kernel"> 308<pre caption="Installing the kernel">
308# <i>cp arch/alpha/boot/vmlinux.gz /boot/</i> 309# <i>cp arch/alpha/boot/vmlinux.gz /boot/</i>
309# <i>cp System.map /boot/System.map-2.4.24</i> 310# <i>cp System.map /boot/System.map-2.4.24</i>

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