[svlug] Red Hat and the ISVs?

Karen Shaeffer shaeffer at neuralscape.com
Wed Nov 12 13:02:55 PST 2003


On Mon, Nov 10, 2003 at 09:14:56AM -0800, Craig Oda wrote:
> 
> Since the release schedule for RHEL is spaced out, I can't imagine them 
> moving up to the Linux 2.6 kernel when it is released later this year.  
> Personally, I would like to use the 2.6.  If for nothing else, the 
> improved USB support would be nice.

Red Hat already back ports many desireable features into their 2.4.x
kernels. That's there business model. They'll get to 2.6.x in their own time
frame.

You can just insert the 2.6.x kernel into any red hat distribution with out
much work.

Thanks,
Karen
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