I want to recompile the stock Ubuntu kernel (on Oneiric) with just one change: include usbcore as a kernel module so it can be reloaded at runtime (I have some issue with usb support crashing at certain times and want to avoid rebooting).
I am following these instructions. I had/have two issues:
I have already found out from the docs of kernel-package, that instead of what above instructions suggest, I should apparently be using the
make-kpkgto give a custom name for my compiled kernel (instead of just
As I said I want to start of with all the default settings like in the Ubuntu stock kernel. When I start from the sources in the ubuntu package
linux-source-3.0.0and just call
make menuconfig, will I be presented with the Ubuntu stock configuration, or some other defaults (mainline?). Should I then be rather copying a default configuration from somewhere else (e.g.