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Compile a new kernel Virtual Machine using the following

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Compile a new kernel for A Virtual Machine using the following sequence in fedora Linux: Take a Snapshot of your VM. Insure that you have 10 GB of space to work with. Install all required tools for building a kernel. Check your kernel version (uname –r
or -a) Download a current kernel source code archive from (3.12 will do nicely the newest version may give you fits). Uncompress the archive. Use the make command to make a configuration (menuconfig or xconfig). Review options and remove unnecessary
modules. (at least 3 of each) Save your configuration (.config). Compile your kernel (make). Compile your modules (make modules). As superuser, install modules using make (make modules_install). Take another VM snapshot. Install the new kernel (make install).
Reboot into a new operating system that you built! (cross fingers). Verify version: (uname –r (or -a)) Describe each step and your results in your own words, and provide a screenshot for each step.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Homework
Expert:  drivenjesus replied 1 year ago.


About when did you need this by?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ASAP. Tomorrow by noon at the latest! Please and thank you!
Expert:  drivenjesus replied 1 year ago.

I will post back when done!

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you!
Expert:  drivenjesus replied 1 year ago.


Expert:  drivenjesus replied 1 year ago.

I apologize a personal matter is going to keep me from completing this in the allotted time, I will opt out to see if we have another who can take this.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Okay are you able to send it to someone direct I really need this done by Friday afternoon at the latest?