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Re: getting kernel 2.2 into slink

On Thu, Jan 21, 1999 at 08:24:37PM -0500, Allan M. Wind wrote:

> On 1999-01-21 19:32, Ben Collins wrote:
> > All 4 of the Debian systems I run use 2.1.13x or 2.2.0-prex without any
> > changes to the basic setup. 3 of these are slink, one is potato. So i
> > say yes, it is stable with Debian.
> Most ppl. need a printer and /dev/lp changed radically betewen 2.0 and

While the internals did change radically, the only thing most people need
concern themselves with is that the /dev/lp? number changed by one digit.  I
hardly call that a "radical" change

> 2.2. diald/ppp in slink does not work with 2.2.0-pre7 (on my box, at
> least).  I am sure that there are other things as well.

I've used ppp with late 2.1.x kernels with no big trouble.

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