> When I initially installed RH 6.1 from a cheapbytes.com CD, I did not
> install the development packages due to limited disk space. Afterwards I
> decided to build a new kernel, so individually installed packages such
> as gcc, as86, make, development libs, etc.
> The problem I'm running into is that when using the command
> "make menuconfig" the configuration menu never appears -- make
> just sits there spinning its wheels (no diagnostic messages), for hours
> if it's left alone, and I wind up having to abort it.
> I'm assuming there is some package needed by menuconfig to work that is
> still missing. Anyone know what might that be? (BTW, if I generate a
> .config file using menuconfig on another system and copy it over, the
> kernel does build with no problems. I'd still like to get menuconfig
> working on this sucker, though.)
How about 'make config' or 'make xconfig'? Do they work?