6.1 testing - kernel 2.6.10

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jan 13 10:49:52 PST 2005


Jens Olav Nygaard wrote:
> Only that I had
> thought the LFS "distro" would be made dependent on the kernel
> rather than the other way around, ie., requiring a patched kernel.

Well, the patch we apply to the kernel is to fix a security 
vulnerability!  Feel free to not apply that patch, but you do so at your 
own risk of course :)  Incidentally, more security patches will be being 
put in, just as soon as myself or one of the other editors get around to it.

Matt.



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