Michael Opdenacker michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com
Tue Oct 15 16:40:19 CEST 2013

Repository : git://git.free-electrons.com/training-materials.git

On branch  : master

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commit 14a0482da178fa5f2ca564688a7b690c4aaecb7f
Author: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com>
Date:   Tue Oct 15 14:56:09 2013 +0200

- Update to 3.11
- No longer need to install the patch package, already
installed during the toolchain lab

Signed-off-by: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com>

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14a0482da178fa5f2ca564688a7b690c4aaecb7f
.../sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch.tex              |   27 ++++++++------------
1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 17 deletions(-)

diff --git a/labs/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch.tex b/labs/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch.tex
index d865024..8ffd5fd 100644
--- a/labs/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch.tex
+++ b/labs/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch/sysdev-kernel-fetch-and-patch.tex
@@ -19,31 +19,24 @@ identify the latest stable version.
Just to make sure you know how to do it, check the version of the
Linux kernel running on your machine.

-We will use \code{linux-3.9.x}, which this lab was tested with.
+We will use \code{linux-3.11.x}, which this lab was tested with.

-sources. Unpack the archive, which creates a \code{linux-3.8}
+sources. Unpack the archive, which creates a \code{linux-3.10}
directory. Remember that you can use \code{wget <URL>} on the command

\section{Apply patches}

-Install the \code{patch} command, either through the graphical package
-manager, or using the following command line:
-
-\begin{verbatim}
-sudo apt-get install patch
-\end{verbatim}
-
-release: a first patch to move from 3.8 to 3.9 and a second patch to
-move from 3.9 to 3.9.x.
+release: a first patch to move from 3.10 to 3.11 and a second patch to
+move from 3.11 to 3.11.x.

Without uncompressing them (!), apply the 2 patches to the Linux
source directory.

-View one of the 2 patch files with vi or gvim (if you prefer a
-graphical editor), to understand the information carried by such a
-file. How are described added or removed files?
+View one of the 2 patch files with \code{vi} or \code{gvim}
+(if you prefer a graphical editor), to understand the information carried
+by such a file. How are described added or removed files?

-Rename the \code{linux-3.8} directory to \code{linux-3.9.<x>}.
+Rename the \code{linux-3.10} directory to \code{linux-3.11.<x>}.