LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 01-01-2004, 09:33 PM   #1
sirpelidor
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: Madison
Distribution: mdk 8.2, 9.0, 9.2, slack 9.1
Posts: 403

Rep: Reputation: 30
where to find summary of kernel?


hi, trying to figure out the diff between 2.4.xx vs 2.6.x
was reading the "change log" from www.kernel.org, but it seems like its written for developers rather then for users.

anyone got a link or something to show me if there's a summary of a kernel? (so i can judge if its worth for me to upgrade to 2.6)

thanks
 
Old 01-01-2004, 10:11 PM   #2
jailbait
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Blue Ridge Mountain
Distribution: Debian Jessie, Linux Mint 17
Posts: 7,793

Rep: Reputation: 292Reputation: 292Reputation: 292
"anyone got a link or something to show me if there's a summary of a kernel?"

Here is an article that is more understandable than a changelog:

http://www.kniggit.net/wwol26.html

___________________________________
Be prepared. Create a LifeBoat CD.
http://users.rcn.com/srstites/LifeBo...home.page.html

Steve Stites
 
Old 01-02-2004, 02:09 AM   #3
wartstew
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2002
Location: Albuquerque, NM USA
Distribution: Slackware, Ubuntu, Debian, Maemo
Posts: 464

Rep: Reputation: 30
For a good non technical explaination, check out the "Wonderful World of Linux 2.6" at

http://www.kniggit.net/wwol26.html
 
Old 01-02-2004, 04:38 AM   #4
Technoslave
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2003
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 493

Rep: Reputation: 30
Nothing.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My short summary - what do you think Artik Debian 3 05-23-2005 07:53 AM
Kernel compile - summary fritz001 Slackware 4 01-26-2005 05:06 PM
summary and description substitutions when doing rpmbuild of Kernel dillybat Programming 0 01-14-2005 01:32 PM
log summary? ryedunn Linux - Security 1 12-31-2004 10:48 AM
Traffic summary mikeshn Linux - Software 3 03-01-2004 11:48 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:03 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration