Re: 2.1.X Kernels
On Sat, 14 Dec 1996, Dale Scheetz wrote:
dwarf >I have been running 2.1.5 since it was released. The only program that I
dwarf >know of that needs to be changed is the insmod program in the modules
dwarf >package, but I think the current modules package has the patch included.
dwarf >(This handles the large address returned by the kernel when loading
dwarf >As far as I know, there are no other modifications necessary. I certainly
dwarf >haven't run into any.
I have reports of
- irqtune in hwtools not working
- dosemu failing
- ibcs not working
I have also some concerns regarding the linux86 packages ability to
execute 8086 binaries under 2.1.X.
Of course these are all heavily dependant on special kernel features. The
regular packages I guess will not be a problem. But I wonder how I should
handle 2.1.X. Shall I make a packageX for each package like I have done
with bridge and bridgex?
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