Re: Whats the difference
On Fri, Feb 17, 2006 at 11:40:31AM -0500, Hal Vaughan wrote:
> On Friday 17 February 2006 11:19, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > On Fri, Feb 17, 2006 at 09:52:42AM +0000, Jon Dowland wrote:
> > > [posted to debian-user-digest rather than debian-user?]
> > >
> > > On Fri, Feb 17, 2006 at 11:33:48AM +0200, Brent Clark wrote:
> > > > linux-image-2.6.15-1-686
> > > > kernel-image-2.6.8-2-686
> > > >
> > > > So I basically would like to know whats the difference (apart from the
> > > > version numbers obviously).
> > >
> > > I think that the linux kernel packages have moved to the former name
> > > scheme so alternative kernels (when feasible, e.g. the FreeBSD one,
> > > HURD, etc.) do not clash.
> > I've even heard rumours of a potential windows-kernel.
> > The mind boggles.
> > -- hendrik
> As in something like FreeDOS, or any of the many projects to create a kernel
> compatible with one of the various versions of Windows?
I'd guess something like Cygwin or MSYS, maybe done better. But the
rumour wasn't that specific.
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