[CentOS] Ways To Practice Breaking My System?

Tue Feb 21 15:51:00 UTC 2012
Ljubomir Ljubojevic <office at plnet.rs>

On 02/21/2012 04:00 PM, Warren Young wrote:
> - Build and install some needed driver from source, yum upgrade
> repeatedly, implicitly upgrade kernel, forget to rebuild the driver
> against the new kernel, reboot, boom.

Use ElRepo repository for drivers. They use kmod so it works on new 
kernel without recompilation, just works. kmod is based on 

If there is something ElRepo does not have, and it is open source, they 
will be happy to include it. Even if it is proprietary, they could build 
you spec (+ instructions ) for kmod package.


Ljubomir Ljubojevic
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