On 01/09/2014 02:22 PM, Josh Boyer wrote: > On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 8:49 AM, Pádraig Brady <pbrady at redhat.com> wrote: > >> Also GRE and the newer VXLAN support were added. >> These were significant additions best managed within a full kernel release. >> Note since CentOS 6.5 these have been incorporated into the main kernel, >> but the point still remains that we can benefit from a separate kernel on occasion. > > OK, but it's still a kernel based on the RHEL kernel, just with the > changes/additions backported to it. It isn't a bump to e.g. the Linux > 3.10 stable release or something. Correct? So far it was backports only. thanks, Pádraig.