I have a 486 running Slackware with the Linux 1.2.9 kernel. As this is getting
rather long in the tooth, I'd like to migrate to a more modern kernal, and your
current stable version is an attractive possibility.
The problem is that this is nether an "upgrade" in the sense you use the term,
nor a "new" installation. I have a couple of 360MB disk partitions available,
but don't want to clobber my existing system until I'm sure the new software
Maybe there is a document somewhere to tell people in my position how to
proceed. Otherwise, I'd like to ask you to create such a document and add it
to your website.
Andrew T. Young