Re: Why does Ubuntu have all the ideas?
On Sat, Aug 26, 2006 at 01:19:47PM -0600, Hubert Chan wrote:
> On Sat, 26 Aug 2006 15:26:12 +0000 (UTC), "Sam Morris" <email@example.com> said:
> > On Sat, 26 Aug 2006 16:02:04 +0200, Hendrik Sattler wrote:
> >> Am Samstag 26 August 2006 15:15 schrieb Theodore Tso:
> >>> No support for: (The * are critical)
> >>> * SATA Hard Drives (*)
> >>> * Intel AD1981 HD Audio (*)
> >> This stuff did not even exist when Sarge was released. Half of
> >> userland would not fit this hardware, so who cares.
> > How do other long-lived distributions handle this problem? How does
> > one install RHEL 4 on such a machine?
> By downloading pre-compiled kernel modules (usually from the hardware
> vendor, or from another vendor that ships the same hardware).
How do you get that on the install CD-ROM?