Re: differences between kernel-tree and kernel-source and kernel image
David Piniella <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in news:1VQR4-76L-27
> I'm running 2.4 now and would like to /try/ to get 2.6 on my
> machine. I've had problems with apt-getting images, but doing an
> "apt-cache search kernel" showed me a package "kernel-tree-2.6.5" --
> will this install the kernel or try to patch an existing 2.6 kernel or
> something else? How can I find this out without installing the package?
I am new to Linux and Debian. I had no problems going up to kernel 2.6.5
from 2.4 downloading the image.
You did not mention in more detail what were the problems you had getting