[CentOS] Using fedora's kernel on centos

Thu Jan 26 12:24:52 UTC 2006
Matt Hyclak <hyclak at math.ohiou.edu>

On Thu, Jan 26, 2006 at 08:21:38AM -0400, mbneto enlightened us:
> The latest fedora kernel already has the CONNMARK support.  I'd like
> to use it in my centos 4.2 server.
> I know it is not as stable as the 2.6.9.x the comes with centos but it
> is an alternative to using the vanilla kernel.
> I've managed to rebuild the rpm of the FC4 kernel in my Centos server
> but when trying to install I get
> Failed dependencies:
>         mkinitrd >= 4.2.15-1 is needed by kernel-2.6.14-1.1656_FC4.root.i686
>         selinux-policy-targeted < 1.23.16-1 conflicts with
> kernel-2.6.14-1.1656_FC4.root.i686
> Any suggestions?

Upgrade mkinitrd to 4.2.15-1 or greater and selinux-policy-targeted to
1.23.16-1 or greater.

Good luck solving the dependencies.


Matt Hyclak
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Department of Social Work
Ohio University
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