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Re: Kernel date stamp?



On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 11:10:13AM -0400, Danny O'Brien wrote:
> We updated the kernel this weekend using apt-get update followed by 
> apt-get <kernel ver>. However, uname-a delivers the following response:
> 
> Linux mail 2.4.18-686 #1 Sun Apr 14 11:32:47 EST 2002 i686 unknown
> 
> Why is this kernel dated April, 2002? Is this the most recent version?

That's the build date. Remember that the last stable release was
released in July 2002 ...

-- 
Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]



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