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Chapter 5. Working with the Linux Kernel > Tuning Your Existing Linux Kernel

Tuning Your Existing Linux Kernel

In the previous section, you downloaded and installed a completely new kernel. We made various selections regarding the functionality of our new kernel in the make xconfig step. You were, however, limited in the amount of customization we could perform to the kernel during installation. Now look at some additional customization that you can perform to the kernel after it's installed.

The first area to investigate is the /proc file system.


  

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