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Old 08-09-2004, 04:16 AM   #1
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Sharing a kernel among two distros


Hello
I run Fedora 2 and Debian on a multiboot system and was wondering if I could make both of them share a /boot directory in order to share a kernel. I was going to update to kernel 2.6.xx and was hoping to only have to compile it once. If any one has any ideas that would be great.
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Old 08-09-2004, 04:23 AM   #2
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Two things spring to mind:

1.) If FC has inherited much from RH, then the
kernel they use isn't the stock kernel of kernel.org
which debian uses...
2.) If you use modules you'd have to copy
/lib/modules/2.6.x from one distro to the other.


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