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Re: libc6 preventing kernel upgrade from 2.2

I originally installed the "stable" distro because I didn't know any
better and I've since upgraded to "testing".  It's definately an x86;
it's a PII laptop.  I didn't realize I was using such an old kernel
until I tried to install the linuxant wifi driver and it told me.

On 5/17/06, Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote:
On Wed, 2006-05-17 at 14:07 -0500, Andrew Weaver wrote:
> I'm trying to upgrade my kernel from 2.2 to 2.4 by running:

Jeezus, man, how old is your system?

By any chance, are you running a non-i386 system?

> How can I get around this?

Kernel 2.2 is pretty darned ancient.  Why not just reinstall from

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA

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take 10 years to put out the 750 post-GW1 oil fires? Yet they
were all out in 6 months.
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