Re: Alpha 4100 rawhide with smp kernel 22.214.171.124 WORKING
On Mon, Mar 03, 2008 at 11:59:50AM +0100, Piotr Kasprzyszak wrote:
> I am completely new to the alpha, debian and rawhide in particular.
> I have installed the system and realized that there was no smp kernel
> available from the netinstall cd.
That's correct, the netinstall CD includes only a single kernel for the
common case. The normal usage is to install using the UP kernel and install
the SMP kernel package afterwards, or else to install from a full-CD image
that includes the SMP kernel. On alpha this is problematic because the
official SMP kernel packages on alpha have trouble with some modules, but
maybe this wouldn't be a problem in your case?
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