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Re: boot floppies and 2.4.x kernels

On Wed Sep 06, 2000 at 03:27:21AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 05, 2000 at 06:08:36PM -0600, Erik Andersen wrote:
> > It looks like my 2.4.x sysinfo patch has (finally) made it into kernel
> > 2.4.0-test8-pre5, restoring binary compatibility with 2.2.x.
> This isn't the same thing Ulrich Drepper was wanting, was it?  If so,
> that's a major 180 by Linus.

This is somewhat related to one of Uli's rants, but I backed up my complaining
with code.  Now it works just like 2.2.x unless the system has more then 4Gib
(since in that case 2.2.x is broken anyways),


Erik B. Andersen   email:  andersee@debian.org
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