Custom ubuntu d-i image creation help?
cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Wed Mar 30 17:15:10 CST 2005
On Wed, Mar 30, 2005 at 12:55:33PM -0800, Scott Robinson wrote:
> I'm trying to create a netinst image using a different kernel than the
> default in order to work around Ubuntu bugzilla bug #7759.
> I have been attempting to follow the instructions in the d-i source's
That hasn't really been updated for Ubuntu; it should be ...
> I have experience, and thus it wasn't hard to create a set custom
> kernel packages. I based my kernel .config off official Ubuntu 686-smp
> I have been stymied at creating the udebs (step 2). dpkg-buildpackage
> runs kernel-wedge, and it complains about missing modules.
Note that the Ubuntu kernel build process differs here; you don't build
the udebs separately, they're built as part of the kernel packaging. You
don't want to use linux-kernel-di-i386-2.6 or anything like that any
> None of them are ones I need, however the build process stops when it
> attempts to copy hardware firmware over. (Specifically, it stops on
> the atmel firmware.)
Does your kernel source package have the Ubuntu patches applied?
Colin Watson [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]
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