Chapter 17. Kernel Configuration

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This chapter covers a topic that's likely to be one of the most intimidating to a newcomer to UNIX: how to configure and rebuild your kernel. This is a task that simply does not happen in the desktop PC world. However, it's a necessary part of life when dealing with an open-source system under constant development, in a world in which new devices constantly demand more functionality from a kernel. Unfortunately, it's not an easy matter to do. ...

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