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Re: RedHat 7.2 has 2.4.9 Kernel as update

To: Bryan-TheBS-Smith <b.j.smith@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: RedHat 7.2 has 2.4.9 Kernel as update
From: Russell Cattelan <cattelan@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: 22 Oct 2001 11:18:22 -0500
Cc: linux-xfs <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Mon, 2001-10-22 at 09:19, Bryan-TheBS-Smith wrote:
> Buchan Milne wrote:
> > Otherwise, you can just upgrade to Mandrake 8.1, and choose from
> > XFS,JFS,ReiserFS,ext3.
> 
> Mandrake also seems to miss a number of important patches to kernels
> and various other programs.
> 
> > I see Redhat does not claim to support XFS at :
> > http://www.redhat.com/software/linux/rhl_new_features.html
> 
> Of course not!  That's where SGI comes in.
> 
> > (Redhat also has mozilla 0.9.2, which is almost 4 months old ....!)
> 
> And many of us continue to have "issues" with Mandrake package
> "maturity."

Suppose you could be a little less vague so that just maybe IF there are
problems the mandrake folks can address them!

The Mandrake folks have been very helpful and happy to continue taking
on the task of keeping XFS integrated into their kernels, which is a lot
more than can be said about RedHat.


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