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Old 03-28-2003, 06:49 PM   #1
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Fresh install kernel ?

On a brand new install in the kernel set for your arch?? Or should i recompile it and just change the arch setting??

Old 03-28-2003, 07:25 PM   #2
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Most distros would use generic kernels, because they work on more hardware. So it does make sense to compile your own kernel optimized for your hardware.


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