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Re: 2.4.20 kernel for woody (Was: Broadcom 5700 NIC on debian stable...)

On Tue, May 27, 2003 at 10:43:58AM +0200, Steinar Bang wrote:
> >>>>> Steinar Bang <sb@dod.no>:
> >>>>> klaus.thielking-riechert@nefkom.net (Klaus Thielking-Riechert):
> >> the tg3 driver is also available in the 2.4.20-vanilla kernel. I am
> >> using it on a Dell Server with a bc5700-card.
> > Thanx for the info.  I'll try installing the 2.4.20 kernel currently
> > in testing.
> It depends on initrd-tools and modutils from testing, which has
> dependencies that eventually leads to needing a libc6 upgrade.
> And if I do that I no longer have a stable system.
> Does anyone know of a 2.4.20 kernel packaged for woody?

You should be able to install the kernel-source package and compile it
with the kernel-package (see /usr/share/doc/kernel-package/README.gz)
which leaves you with a debian package of a kernel-image which you can


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