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In RHEL6, the kernel is 2.6.32. What is the procedure to compile your own kernel?

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I would take a look a these CentOS howtos to get started. CentOS is the community edition of RHEL. It's pretty much identical to what Red Hat provides in their version of the distro.

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Thank you for your reply. Can i go ahead with the same thing or i have to change any commands accordingly? –  subbarao Apr 29 '13 at 9:22
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The commands should all be the same. –  slm Apr 29 '13 at 9:23
    
But note that newer kernels might require changes in compiler, glibc, and assorted userland utilities. –  vonbrand Apr 29 '13 at 14:25

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