Bug 15411 - 2.2 series kernel installed by default
Summary: 2.2 series kernel installed by default
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2000-08-04 16:37 UTC by Philip Long
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-04 16:37:06 UTC
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Description Philip Long 2000-08-04 16:37:04 UTC
I know this must be a difficult time to try to put out a release.  

Quite frankly, I wouldn't put out a beta or a release until I felt
comfortable using 2.4 by default

Enought stuff is different (dri manager, devfs, etc.) that a good chunk of
the beta testing won't hit the new and important features.

Said another way, you won't get good feedback on the new, improved, and
possibly confusing features.

Releasing a 7.0 with a 2.2 kernel would be horrible because you'd need an
8.0 as the next release.

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