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Old 12-08-2005, 11:31 AM   #1
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can you apply 2.6.x kernel config to 2.4.x safely/somewhat safely?

can you apply 2.6.x kernel config to 2.4.x safely/somewhat safely?

what caveats are there?

thanks a lot,
Old 12-09-2005, 08:42 PM   #2
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actually it's better to just do a "make menuconfig" and start from scratch with the new kernel.........that way you can go thru ALL the menu options and
learn what is new and also how the menu options have been restructured.....
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i'm going downgrading from 2.6 to 2.4, though.
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So ???.
Start with a clean install - if you're feeling really masochistic, you could diff the two .config's.
Dunno why though - the list would be huge.


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