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Re: various anaconda observations



On Mon, 2 Jun 2003, R P Herrold wrote:

> On Tue, 3 Jun 2003, John wrote:
> 
> > Install RHL 9 on a computer. Back it up using (maybe) tar.
> > Restart it somewhere into a directory on your workstation, maybe into
> > /var/local/RedHat/9
> > To do you work,
> > chroot /var/local/RedHat/9
> > 
> > If you want, you can start daemons and X in there. X offering a login
> > screen could be handy. To do that, you might want a second IP. If so,
> > configure (maybe) eth0:0 outside the chroot environment.
> > 
> > This will give you the appearance of running RHL 7.3 and RHL 9
> > simultaneously on the one computer.
> 
> This turns out not to build well for the presence of the NPTL 
> model kernel skews the build process, even within a chroot.


I will confess to not having installed or used RHL 9. I don't understand
your reply: is there something in RHL 9's glibc that _requires_ a kernel
from RHL 9?.

If that's a problem, then can one use a RHL 9 kernel in Valhalla?




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