Re: Packages for using kernel 2.4.x with potato
On Wed, 7 Feb 2001, John Galt wrote:
> >> Since it seems noone has already done this: I'll set up an apt-able
> >> archive with _all_ the packages someone might need when upgrading the
> >> kernel to 2.4.x
> Looks like a good thing to make it into a possible next revision...
These packages mustn't go in potato because:
- they aren't as good tested and bug-free as we expect from packages in
stable (and they include relatively essential packages)
- the new modutils don't work with a modular 2.0.x kernel - and 2.0.x
kernels are in stable
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