Kernel don't work in droplet

  • Posted on June 12, 2014
  • alissonAsked by alisson

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.

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In compilation, I used the option “make localmodconfig”, and it worked now! :)

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.