Scyld and Red Hat 7
lowther at att.net
Wed Jan 31 15:10:57 PST 2001
Martin Siegert wrote:
> 2. with respect to hardware support: most of that comes with the kernel,
> particularly everything that is loaded as modules (e.g., and NIC drivers).
> Hence, upgrading to a 2.4 kernel probably gets you better hardware
> support than upgrading to RH 7.0.
I can agree with you in that since I upgraded to RH7 I've decided to use
Mandrake instead. ;-)
The original questions was about baseing the next release of Scyld in
RH7. It is hard to upgrade a distro that doesn't load in the first
place. If upgrading the kernel is enough, then that's fine. I can
think of plenty of reasons to keep the distro as simple and functional
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