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From: Alex Lyashkov (shadow_at_psoft.net)
Date: Wed 18 Aug 2004 - 10:47:09 BST


, 18.08.2004, 12:40, Arne Blankerts :
> On Tue, 2004-08-17 at 14:35, Ehab Heikal wrote:
> > Has anyone patched the RedHat kernels rather than plainvanilla
> > kernel.org kernels? Are there any problems with it? Are they available
> > for download anywhere?
> > I need them since a specific driver supports only RH kernels or so its
> > vendor says.
>
> If that's not a binary-only driver, that's pretty much going to be
> bullshit. They may only "support" offical rh-kernels, but the driver is
> supposed to work in any kernel of the same version.
>
>
some kernel drivers can`t be loaded to vanila kernels, because that
kernel not have some exported symbols or it`s symbols exported for only
GPL licensed modules, but module have BSD or dual licensed.

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Alex Lyashkov <shadow_at_psoft.net>
PSoft
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