Re: etch and kernels2.4
On Mon, Jun 18, 2007 at 09:33:47AM +0100, Pierre Habouzit wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 17, 2007 at 08:09:05PM +0100, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> > * Pierre Habouzit [Sun, 17 Jun 2007 19:48:10 +0100]:
> > > > My problem is, that I have several Mainboards which refuse to
> > > > work with the Debian-Kernles and SMP compiled in so there was
> > > > NO WAY to install a 2.6 kernel. (I had upgraded and reboted
> > > > but it does not more start with the new 2.6 Kernel)
> > > Then you have to stay with sarge. too bad.
> > Actually with etch, AIUI.
> etch is not supposed to work properly with 2.4 kernels. At least not
> every programs do (like squid e.g.)
Etch *is* supposed to work properly with 2.4 kernels; there are a handful of
packages where this is known to not be the case due to use of epoll().
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