Kernel don't work in droplet

June 12, 2014 1.3k views
I need to put the kernel in Ubuntu 12.04.4, has anyone ever achieved this feat in DigitalOcean? I just downloaded the file from the site, compiled, but when I boot (after asking for support personnel import the kernel to droplet), fall in Ubuntu for BusyBox screen.
2 Answers
You need to ensure that your installed kernel matches the kernel set in the DigitalOcean control panel under "Settings > Kernel" The virtualization used by DigitalOcean requires that a matching kernel be found on your droplet and also set at the hypervisor level.
In compilation, I used the option "make localmodconfig", and it worked now! :)
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