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Old 08-30-2010, 06:56 AM   #1
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Upgrading kernel to 2.6.32 in Pardus 2009.2

I have a Thinkpad which uses a Realtek Wifi controller.
I read that with the 2.6.32 kernel, the driver is now part of the kernel by default.

I have pardus 2009.2 installed and would like to upgrade the kernel from 2.6.31 to 2.6.32

But i cant find this kernel in the default repositories.
What can I do?
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I don't know anything about pardus ... do they supply an option
to re-build their packages from source? If so, maybe you can
just use their source package for the old kernel, and (re-)build
the new one with their settings from a vanilla tar-ball?

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If you build from source, the latest kernel is 2.6.36. That's the kernel you need.


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