[linux-elitists] Virtualization

Mike MacCana mmaccana@redhat.com
Wed Feb 23 18:41:45 PST 2005


Ron Guerin wrote:

>On Thu, 2005-02-24 at 09:54 +1100, Mike MacCana wrote:
>  
>
>>Indeed. The presence of something in the mainline kernel matters less 
>>than if its in a major distro anyway, a fact the kernel developers have 
>>acknowledged in the last year.
>>    
>>
>
>Matters less to who?  
>
Users.

>It's still a big deal and still a black mark
>against them (distros using non-standard distro-specific mods)
>
More people use distribution kernels than kernel.org kernels. Hence I 
have a different definition of standard than you do.

Actually, the last time this topic was discussed, I said Debian was the 
only major distro that did use kernel.org kernels.
I was corrected.

Mike



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