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Old 04-01-2010, 09:31 AM   #1
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Installing Squeeze kernel in Lenny system?


Was wondering if I can upgrade my kernel to squeeze without affecting or hurting my Lenny system?

I want to upgrade the kernel, but leave the system as stable lenny

I know the more recent kernels have better wireless detection,etc

thanks
 
Old 04-01-2010, 09:58 AM   #2
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Was wondering if I can upgrade my kernel to squeeze without affecting or hurting my Lenny system?

I want to upgrade the kernel, but leave the system as stable lenny

I know the more recent kernels have better wireless detection,etc

thanks
I wouldn't bother with trying to install the kernel from Squeeze.
Grab a more up to-date kernel from Backports:

http://packages.debian.org/lenny-bac...32-bpo.3-amd64

Here's a link to Backports:

http://www.backports.org/dokuwiki/doku.php
 
  


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