Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Oct 2009 22:34 UTC
Debian and its clones It's hard to turn a news item like this into a front page item, but I'm going to try anyway, because I think it's pretty cool news. As we all know, Debian supports a number of architectures as 'release architectures', but what some of you may not be aware of is that Debian also supports a number of kernels other than Linux. One of those, the FreeBSD kernel, has been promoted to release status, putting it on equal footing with the Linux variant.
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RE[2]: Noob Question
by whorider on Thu 8th Oct 2009 03:04 UTC in reply to "RE: Noob Question"
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[q]Can you just swap between kernels in an existing Debian installation, or is it more difficult than that?


Well I run PC-BSD x32 (because it's very noob friendly, the way I like it ;) and I am wanting to run a 64 bit version, but there are not any Nvidia drivers. I thought maybe this could solve it. Thanks for answering my question so quickly.

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