[Angstrom-devel] how to select kernel version
thommycheck at gmx.de
Wed Apr 30 23:09:15 CEST 2008
> frank A. Schneider <frank7d at ...> writes:
>> in my local.conf I have MACHINE = "akita", DISTRO = "angstrom-2008.1"
>> and I sync with org.openembedded.dev.
>> I can bitbake linux-rp-2.6.24 fine, but when I bitbake virtual/kernel,
>> 2.6.23 ist built. How can I switch to 2.6.24?
> Hi Frank,
> I had the same problem as you. It seems if you sync with org.openembedded.stable
> instead of .dev you will get 2.6.24. I have not found out what does the
> selection though, but you can build an image with the kernel you want. I would
> be interested in knowing how to do the selection if you ever find out.
packages/linux/linux-rp_2.6.24.bb has DEFAULT_PREFERENCE = "-1" which means that it is not selected by default. If you remove that it will be selected.
An alternative is to set PREFERRED_VERSION_linux-rp = "2.6.24" in you local.conf.
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