[CentOS] kernel update

Mon Jan 24 22:33:03 UTC 2011
Joshua Baker-LePain <jlb17 at duke.edu>

On Tue, 25 Jan 2011 at 12:26am, mahmoud mansy wrote

> well,i meant to upgrade to the RHEL kernel and its module
> ,libraries,headers if found of course but what i meant is there any
> issue with that  i.e no piece of software work with that module or
> library>>etc,
> and the main problem is that i wanna take the RHCE and the best
> suggested OS is centos not fedora and i wanna run it on my laptop
> which i tried to do so with the centos 5.5 but there was so many
> miisings like the wireless card driverr and the display card drivers
> so i  am back to fedora 14 which i am using now  and i wanna run
> oracle databse over linux which has some issues with fedora!
> such a dillama???
> i think i make  a clear picture now!
> any suggestions?

1) Run Fedora 14 on the hardware, and CentOS in a virtualization


2) Wait for CentOS 6.

Upgrading the kernel *can* work, but defeats the purpose of running an 
enterprise OS.

Joshua Baker-LePain
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin