Re: Will 2.4.20 Source be patched for the latest kernel vulnerability?
Rick Moen wrote:
Quoting Riku Valli (firstname.lastname@example.org):
How about boot floppies kernel? Kernel-image-2.4.18-bf2.4 which is default
kernel for woody.
Default _installation_ kernel. My understanding is that it's expected
you'd apt-get install an image suitable to your hardware at the end of
That may be expected, but I would bet good money that it's not actually
the case. I suspect that over 50% of debian installs use the default
installation kernel until there is some good reason to change it (ie,
something doesn't work).
Of course, I might be totally wrong. I never use debian kernels.
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