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Re: [SLE] Which Kernel for 7.3
  • From: "Anthony W. Marino" <anthony@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2002 15:17:38 -0400
  • Message-id: <200204231517.38604.anthony@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Chris,
The Mantel version that I'm using is 2.4.18-27 and NOT 2.4.28-27.
Anthony

> 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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