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Re: Bug#219582: ITP: linux -- Linux 2.4 kernel

This one time, at band camp, Marcelo E. Magallon wrote:
> > >     * A package which requires a reboot on updates
> > 
> > Oh, now I'm suposed to fix that, too? Bitch upstream for a run-time
> > updatable Linux kernel.
> That's not the point, I thought that was obvious, sorry.  The point is
> how do you guarantee that this reboot is going to happen?

How do the current kernel packages guarantee this?

Why would Robert's package need to behave any differently?

However, I do think your questions make very intersting challenges for this
project.  I do not expect Robert to have all the answers for them just now,
but with some experimentation we can hope to find them.

jaq@debian.org                               http://people.debian.org/~jaq

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