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Re: Kernel 2.6 from Debian testing with support for tg3 and 2G ram

Jacob Friis Larsen wrote:

>> > Which kernel 2.6 for Debian testing should I use?
>> > This:? kernel-image-2.6-686-smp

>> The kernel image 2.6.8 is broken with regard to the tg3 driver, though
>> 2.6.7 works. Also, 2.4.27 suffers from the same problem.

> I have apt-listbugs installed, so if I install kernel-image-2.6-686-smp
> and pin it because of a bug report I would get a mail when the bug is
> fixed, right? 

No, it will just pin the package. You will have to manually remove the pin
from /etc/apt/preferences when the bug is fixed.

> Otherwise, where do I find kernel-image 2.6.7 686 smp?

It looks like 2.6.7 isn't available in the standard Debian repositories. You
could try snapshot.debian.net - see the site for details.


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