[LAU] Which kernel do you use?

Hermann Meyer brummer- at web.de
Fri Jan 23 18:45:38 UTC 2015

Am 23.01.2015 um 19:31 schrieb Ralf Mardorf:
> On Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:57:44 +0100, Hermann Meyer wrote:
>> So far I've tested all from 3.19.0-rc5 down to 3.4.104
> Are yo using a localmodconfig like config? When I build kernels myself
> I'm copying a default distro's config and run oldconfig and if wanted, I
> add a few settings manually before running oldconfig. Building a kernel
> that way, on my aged machine takes around 90 minutes. Since a while
> back I usually install Arch kernels build by Joakim, instead of building
> them on my own.

Yes, using oldconfig, and afterwards menuconfig or xconfig, if I need to 
tweak some more.
With this Quad core it just takes less then half a hour, running in 
Well, on the 3.4.xxx-rt kernels I could even build a kernel in 
background, and play with guitarix for the time being, at 128 
frames/period without any Xrun.  On later ones, I can't open a 
text-editor without receive a Xrun.

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