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Re: RFC: kernel packages cleanup

On Sat, Mar 20, 2004 at 05:22:40PM -0500, Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> It's also worth noting that for some unknown reason kernel-image-2.4.21* is
> present in testing (but not unstable) for i386.

The reason is obvious for everyone who knows

Removing as many kernel modules for 2.4 kernels as possible was also 
part of my initial proposal.

> i386
> ----
> kernel-image-2.4.25-1-586tsc -- REMOVE?
> kernel-image-2.4.24-1-586tsc
> Consider removing entirely -- Pentium Classic optimization not used for 2.6
> kernel packages.
> kernel-image-2.4.24-1-k6 -- REMOVE?
> kernel-image-2.4.25-1-k6
> Consider removing entirely -- k6 optimization not used for 2.6 kernel
> packages.

No, Herbert has done the right decision to provide the same kernel 2.4 
flavours for Debian 3.1 than are in Debian 3.0 and chnging the flavours 
in the kernel 2.6 images.



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