When I needed to upgrade my system, I used a kernel with a parallel port zip
drive configured as a module. I then put the kernel image on the zip drive ....
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<phlustik@uch To: firstname.lastname@example.org
icago.edu> cc: email@example.com
Subject: Re: kernels
> Bottom line: Does anybody know of any easy way that I
> can upgrade my kernel? It seems as if I need a lot of
> packages and the 13MB image...
I did the same thing last year when my laptop wanted a 2.2 kernel and new
pcmcia_cs in order to get the network card working.
I split the big deb's onto a lot of floppies...
tar -c -v -M -L 1440 -f /dev/fd0 files-to-tar
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