Re: Is the woody kernel dangerous?
"Joerg" == Joerg Rossdeutscher <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Joerg> Hi, I use an oldworld mac / woody as router:
Joerg> uname -a Linux aurora 2.4.18-powerpc #1 Fri Apr 9 13:27:56
Joerg> UTC 2004 ppc unknown
Joerg> This kernel image is from 2002 (file date in debian
Joerg> pool). There is no update available for woody.
The version in the archive for kernel-image-2.4.18-powerpc is
2.4.18-1woody5 from a security update. The change log indicates
patches from Apr 2004.
I no longer run Woody at home, and my job no longer requires me to
adminster one. But as I remember my woody boxes (all x86, I'm a
powerpc newbie) you did NOT automatically get the latest kernel by
doing an apt-get update. You had to explicitly get and install the