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Re: [SLE] Custom SuSE kernels?
  • From: "Anthony W. Marino" <anthony@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2002 15:09:10 -0400
  • Message-id: <200204231509.10881.anthony@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Christopher,
Should I be running SuSE 2.4.16-x rather that Mantel's 2.4.28-27?

Anthony


> * Alex Daniloff (alex@xxxxxxxxxxxx) [020423 11:58]:
> > Is it really nessesary to use SuSE custom compiled kernels from their
> > website with SuSE distro instead of using plain kernel from
> > kernel.org?
>
> No, of course not.
>
> > What are advantages of using Mantel SuSE kernels over the standard
> > ones? Isn't it true that if you need any additional kernel modules or
> > features you can just patch the kernel or compile them in?
>
> The SuSE kernels have patches from our developers that haven't been
> added to the Linus tree yet but there's nothing magic in them.
>
> The SuSE kernels are built with pretty much every module possible so
> there shouldn't be any to rebuild for that.

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Anthony W. Marino
Pres./CTO, AWM Objects
email: anthony@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
phone: (732) 610-2441


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