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> Want To Change 2.6.24 Kernel To 2.6.23 Kernel 4 Angstrom C1000
post Jun 23 2008, 03:27 PM
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Hi to all again,

I would very much like to know how to downgrade an OS Kernel, namely, Kernel 2.6.24 to 2.6.23 in
the Angstrom OS - how would I do this ? what tools do I need ?

Here is my GUESS:

a) open 'System Info' Applet get GCC version there
cool.gif install GCC version listed in the Applet (how do I do that ?)
c) Install kernel source code of 2.6.23
d) make zImage
e) load zImage to Card, replacing zImage that came with initrd.bin originally.
f) re flash C1000

Where am I wrong ?

I really need to know exact steps ... Is there a guide somewhere ?

many thanks, Allelectrix
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post Jun 23 2008, 04:19 PM
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Is there any reason as to why you would like to do this?

Anyway, set up the OE build environmnet:


build a kernel, copy the modules over, and flash it.

The Angstrom mailing list will probably be of more help.
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