Linux

Compiling Linux

wget $1
tar xvf linux-$2.tar.gz
cp linux/.config linux-$2
cd linux-$2
make menuconfig
make -j17
  • $1 = URL of Tarball

  • $2 = Version Number

Installing Linux

make install -j17
make modules_install -j17
grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg

Gentoo Specific

eselect kernel
emerge x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers