Re: kernel upgrade
According to Adam Di Carlo:
> email@example.com (Miquel van Smoorenburg) writes:
> > Don't use 2.2.11. It's br0ken. 2.2.12 will be out on monday or tuesday.
> Miquel, can you elaborate on this? AFAIK, the Stable Release Manager
> was planning to do a slink update (either 2.1r3 or else 2.1.1 or
> something) which shipped default with 2.2 kernels, and suggested
Check out the release notes for 2.2.11 and 2.2.12 at
Note the comment about GCC, and the comment about floating point
on the Alpha ...
> He pointed out that 2.2.12 has some raid incompatibilities.
No, the RAID update didn't go into 2.2.12 after all. It was in
some of the pre-releases.
> I'd be interesting on your thoughts from the Alpha standpoint. Is
> someone from the Alpha team on the debian-release list to help
> coordinate on behalf of Alpha porters?
You'd have to find out how serious the floating point bugs
for the Alpha in 2.2.12 are ..
... somehow I have a feeling the hurting hasn't even begun yet
-- Bill, "The Terrible Thunderlizards"