View Full Version : [ubuntu] kernel compile problem !!!

October 22nd, 2009, 11:24 AM
i compiled kernel using the guide at http://www.howtoforge.com/kernel_compilation_ubuntu_p2

However, i ended up having i have a very big initrd image(Installed by the ".deb packages" produced by fakeroot) around 40 MBs...and the deb packages produced by fakeroot


(293 MBs)

(5.8 MBs)

and after i install these packages,
my initrd is worth 40 MBs
my vmlinuz is worth 4.1 MBs

is this normal??????

...My machine's working fine with this kernel..

Please describe..I WANT TO KNOW IN DETAIl!!!!

my machine is GIgabyte g31-s2l(ICh7) Dual core E2200 or something Onboard Intel GMA 3100 ..HElp......