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I'm trying to make a mini operating system (using the linux kernel). I'm planning on it being for x86 and I'm trying to make it so that it not only runs on qemu but also on a real device. What are the exact commands that I would need to put into terminal to do this?

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closed as not a real question by cjm, Mat, jasonwryan, Renan, Ulrich Dangel Aug 16 '12 at 0:30

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If you need to ask this question, you're not ready to make your own OS. –  cjm May 13 '12 at 4:43
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You should consider reading Linux From Scratch. It is guide for compiling and installing all necessary components for custom Linux system. –  hluk May 13 '12 at 7:11
    
@hluk, you'd re-post your comment as an answer. –  andcoz May 13 '12 at 9:32
    
However, It's closed, and it's overly stupid, narrow-m***d ..etc ..etc. and authoritatively rhetorical (i.e. stupid question). But I'dont think so + LFS is not stupid it's the best system to probe! -that's it.. youtube.com/watch?v=rDxavve6Smk –  Xsi Nov 22 '12 at 15:22
    
This article series may help someone (linux.org/threads/%EF%BB%BFthe-linux-kernel-introduction.4203). –  Devyn Collier Johnson Aug 16 '13 at 17:26

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The Complete Documentation for compiling Linux Kernels can be found here http://openprobe.blogspot.in/2010/12/build-and-compile-your-own-linux-kernel.html

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Thank You! This is great! –  Coder404 May 13 '12 at 13:56

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