[mythtv-users] Recompiling existing kernel to change the "HZ" setting? Ubuntu Edgy.

Seth Daniel mythtv.org at sethdaniel.org
Fri May 18 02:28:37 UTC 2007

On Thu, May 17, 2007 at 10:15:04PM -0400, William Munson wrote:
> I am trying to change the HZ value on my existing kernel to allow for 
> smooth video panning. AFAIK the kernel is stock, ie. downloaded directly 
> from the repo. Can I simply install the kernel source and some other as 
> of yet unidentified packages to allow me to do a menuconfig and compile 
> on top of the existing kernel? I am trying to avoid recompiling all the 
> other modules I had to manually compile when setting up the system. Or 
> is it a forgone conclusion that I will have to recompile all that junk 
> again with the changed kernel even though the version has not changed? A 
> guide would be helpful....

You might want to look at this:

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