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Re: Kernel update for Debian 3.0/s390

On Sun, 8 Dec 2002 18:07, Martin Schulze wrote:
> An up-to-date version is at <http://master.debian.org/~joey/3.0r1/>.
> For the first update to woody the 2.4 kernel patch should be updated.
> In order to install a new one, an old one has to be removed, so the
> archive doesn't explode and CDs are still buildable.
> Hence, I propose the following actions:
> install kernel-patch-2.4.19-s390
> remove  kernel-patch-2.4.17-s390

Why not have a kernel-patch-2.4-s390 patch that contains patches for the last 
few kernels?  Then there's no need to adding or removing packages from the 
distribution when a new kernel comes out.

That method works for me for all my kernel packages...

http://www.coker.com.au/selinux/   My NSA Security Enhanced Linux packages
http://www.coker.com.au/bonnie++/  Bonnie++ hard drive benchmark
http://www.coker.com.au/postal/    Postal SMTP/POP benchmark
http://www.coker.com.au/~russell/  My home page

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