Re: older kernels + new glibc?

From: Adrian Bunk
Date: Tue Mar 30 2004 - 10:08:58 EST

On Mon, Mar 29, 2004 at 11:22:24PM +0200, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
> supplied there if it'll work or not. if you tell glibc that at minimum
> you do 2.4.1 for example, then no a 2.2 kernel won't work. I think most
> distros do this (or an even later version) since a few years now.

In Debian 3.0, it's set to kernel 2.2.

And it currently seems even the next stable release of Debian will have
it set to 2.2 on all architectures except sparc64 and s390x.



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