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Re: Upgrade from slink to potato causes things to stop working

Salman Ahmed wrote:
> Although I don't advocate (re)compiling kernels your situation sounds
> like one where it might help. Have you tried to compile a kernel from
> sources ? Either the 2.0.36 or one of the 2.2.x ones. Another poster to
> this thread mentioned this as well. You might want to try recompiling
> the 2.0.36 kernel and see if that fixes the problems.

Recompiling the kernel is not that difficult in Slackware.
How is it done in Debian? apt-compile? (you know, your machine connect
itself to www.debian.org and do the recompilation _there_ :-) of course,
then it installs the resulting binaries on your machine.


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