Keeping config when upgrading kernel

Daniel Roethlisberger daniel at
Tue Apr 17 16:19:49 PDT 2001

Gerard Beekmans <gerard at> wrote:
>> My basic problem is - how do I make sure I set all the same
>> configuration settings that I have set with my current kernel?
>> Since first building my current kernel I've tinkered with lots
>> of settings - e.g. the one Simon told me about yesterday.

> Make a copy of your kernel's .config file
> (/usr/src/linux/.config for example).

Seth, how about adding this to the FAQ?
Or is this not LFS specific enough? (I'm unsure, honestly)


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