On Thursday 20 May 2004 18:39, Stephen Liu wrote: > Hi Bill, > > Tks for your advice. > > - snip - > > > > # cd /usr/src/sys/i386/conf > > > # cp GENERIC GENERIC.bak > > > # cp GENERIC MYKERNEL > > > # ee MYKERNEL > > > (modifying the kernel) > > > > This is good ... although making a backup of GENERIC > > is > > somewhat redundant. > > Noted with thanks. But in case of trouble where can I > get the old kernel back.
When you install a new kernel the old one is backed up under /boot/kernel.old/ If you can't boot your new kernel, just press '6' in the boot loader menu to escape to the loader prompt, and then type unload load /boot/kernel.old/kernel boot regards _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"