[CentOS] centosplus kernel not up to date ?

Sat Apr 16 18:46:46 UTC 2011
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On 4/16/11 12:50 PM, Nicolas Ross wrote:
> Is it possible that the kernel in the centosplus repo is not up to date ?
> The centosplus kernel I have is kernel-PAE-2.6.18-238.5.1.el5 and the
> regular one is 2.6.18-238.9.1.el5...
> I need the plus because of the firewire drivers.

I thought that firewire was finally backed into the stock RHEL kernel a few revs 
ago at least as a 'technology preview'.  Maybe you have to do something to 
enable it.   I used to use the centosplus kernel for that and reiserfs but 
haven't used those drives for a while.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com