Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
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!


  Search this Thread
Old 05-05-2005, 02:40 AM   #1
Registered: Feb 2005
Posts: 126

Rep: Reputation: 15
kernel choice & other questions

Dear Linux gurus

1) The installer of one distro asks me which Which kernel should I use? 2.4 or 2.6? I think my hardware can handle any of them. What do u think? What are the merits/demerits of using kernel 2.4/2.6?

2) What is Pan and aKregator? What is a news feeder? What is RSS and Atom???


Old 05-05-2005, 03:43 AM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: far enough
Distribution: OS X 10.6.7
Posts: 1,690

Rep: Reputation: 52
I would choose kernel 2.6 the latest, "THE GREATEST". For RSS and ATOM, you cand find more information by using the search function in google(XML related for resources, news,...)


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
(RHCE)multiple choice questions hansi umayangan Linux - Certification 3 03-19-2005 03:37 PM
FYI: Ndiswrapper, Kernel-Source 2.6.9-4, Linux-2.6.10 && Couple O' Questions Outabux Debian 0 12-29-2004 03:13 PM
mandrake10.1 after upgrade kde3.3&gnome2.8 simple loginwith no choice & no desktop msalimane Mandriva 3 11-22-2004 08:27 PM
Kernel & Xorg questions hayesben Slackware 3 10-16-2004 03:17 PM
kernel recompile questions(math & SCSI) name_in_use450 Linux - General 1 08-02-2004 01:46 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:08 AM.

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