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Re: [edlug] Kernel updates..

On Mon, 2004-01-19 at 13:36, deek wrote:
> Have not looked into this yet, just thought I would ask question first...
> How easy/difficult is it to change from 2.4 kernel to 2.6?  is it just a
> case of "upgrading" or is there a lot more to it?
i guess that depends on the distribution. i recently started using 2.6
on debian where it mostly was a matter of installing the packages from
the unstable distribution (+dependencies). the only thing i needed to do
was to add sysfs to /etc/fstab. 
it works rather nicely...

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