Date: Wed, 19 Jul 2006 19:11:13 +0400 From: Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> To: owl-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: default kernel config file I wrote: > > Yes - it's under /boot/.config on the CD. On Wed, Jul 19, 2006 at 07:03:26PM +0400, Michael Tokarev wrote: > Why to hide it (with leading dot)? There's no special reason. It's just the filename that is used during Linux kernel configuration and builds. > Convinient place to look at > is /boo/config-xxx.yyy, just like /boot/vmlinuz-xxx.yyy, and > /boot/System.map-xxx.yyy. Just curious... Thank you for the suggestion. Yes, we might rename all three of these. Right now, the kernel image and System.map on our CDs also don't include the kernel version number in the filenames. -- Alexander Peslyak <solar at openwall.com> GPG key ID: B35D3598 fp: 6429 0D7E F130 C13E C929 6447 73C3 A290 B35D 3598 http://www.openwall.com - bringing security into open computing environments
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