Grub and/or kernel problem...

Lennart Sorensen lsorense-1wCw9BSqJbv44Nm34jS7GywD8/FfD2ys at
Wed Nov 16 18:01:39 UTC 2005

On Tue, Nov 15, 2005 at 04:23:18PM -0500, William O'Higgins Witteman wrote:
> I probably could have apt-get installed a stock kernel - I've just never
> done that before.  It's work a try.  Something I found odd is that
> packages that used to be called "kernel-source-*" and "kernel-headers-*"
> are now called "linux-source-*" and "linux-headers-*".  Seemed strange
> and unintuitive, but an apt-cache search still found me what I was
> looking for.

Yes as of 2.6.12 that name change was made.  It was decided that
kernel-headers wasn't a good name since it didn't say headers of which
kernel.  linux?  freebsd?  netbsd?  hurd?  So now it says it is the
headers of linux, and the source or linux, and an image of linux, etc.

Lennart Sorensen
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