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Re: [SLE] Kernel Update Question
  • From: Peter B Van Campen <peterb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 May 2004 08:33:24 -0500
  • Message-id: <200405100833.24620.peterb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 10 May 2004 07:53 am, Lucky Leavell wrote:
> OS: 9.0
>
> After last week's security bulletin, I downloaded kernel
> k_deflt-2.4.21-215 OK but failed to download kernel-source after two
> tries. (I have a very slow and unrelaiable dial up connection.)
>
> Question: Can I go ahead and install k_deflt withour the kernel-source?
> (There were several other much smaller downloads which did not install:
> mc, ethereal, etc. I assume I shoul manually install them as well.?)
>
> Thank you,
> Lucky Leavell

Dear Lucky,

Did you get that Kernel from Mantel's site at SUSE? Without the sources you
may have trouble setting up the NVIDIA drivers fron NVIDIA; they require the
sources.

PeterB

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