Comiple Kernel w/smbfs support

I have Redhat 5 and would like to re-compile the kernel with SMBFS support...how do I go about this?  When I first installed, I don't recall seeing an option for SMBFS(smb file system) support....

Any suggestions?
racyAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

TalenceCommented:
Go to your kernel source dir and do a 'make xconfig', then step
through all the sections or go to "Filesystems" directly. There,
you will see an option called: "SMB filesystem support (to mount WfW shares etc..)", select this option (or press 'help' first)
and recompile your kernel...


0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Linux

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.