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Old 04-13-2004, 09:33 AM   #1
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Arrow Upgrading kernal by patch


hello

how to upgrade kernal by patch, like if i have 2.4.7-10 and i want to upgrade it by patch to 2.4.16 , then i will have to install all patches between these 2 versions or directly can be install last one.

and what si proper way to updrade kernal by patch

thanks
 
Old 04-13-2004, 10:09 AM   #2
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why dont you just compile a new kernel. i suggest 2.6.3 or 2.6.4. they are fun
 
Old 04-14-2004, 02:11 AM   #3
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i have ti install dvb card driver and driver just suport upto kernal version 2.4.18.
any way is it possible to upgrade 2.4.10 kernal directly to 2.6.4.

Thanks
 
Old 04-14-2004, 03:13 AM   #4
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why dont you just compile a new kernel. i suggest 2.6.3 or 2.6.4. they are fun
this also usually results in faster performance
 
Old 04-14-2004, 04:57 AM   #5
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hello

my questions is still as it is , please reply regarding this .

how to upgrade kernal by patch, like if i have 2.4.7-10 and i want to upgrade it by patch to 2.4.16 , then i will have to install all patches between these 2 versions or directly can be install last one.

and what si proper way to updrade kernal by patch

thanks
 
  


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