mvme kernel patches [LONG]

Gabriel Paubert paubert at
Wed Apr 21 00:12:34 EST 1999

On Tue, 20 Apr 1999, David De Ridder wrote:

>  Yes, and doing an entire kernel configuration is not funny on a serial
>  terminal (at least, not with make menuconfig). Maybe an ncurses bug...

I understand. But can't you run X on a remote display ? make menuconfig
runs fine through telnet too. 

>  You will notice that our mails just missed each other ;-)

Yes, and also that the mailing list is sloooowwww...

>  Rats !  Hmm, do you think it is safe to unpatch to a standard 2.2.4,
>  then apply 2.2.5 and 2.2.6 upgrade patches, and then your new patches ?
>  (Installing an entire kernel tree takes long, since I only have NFS
>  access to the destination server). Or, maybe you could send me your
>  universe.h...please...pretty please...

It should be safe. But I have attached it anyway.

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