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    SubjectRe: The history of the Linux OS
    On Wed, 25 Nov 1998, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:

    > > This is a question that's been bugging me for a while. What's the EARLIEST
    > > kernel that will still work with all the wonderful stuff that we have
    > > including glibc2? :)
    >
    > Since your glibc2 is an ELF binary, 0.01 won't work for sure.

    I wouldn't do that if you care your data. Filesystems (expecially ext2)
    changed a lot since the epoch so you may well end up with trashed
    partitions. Don't experiment with kernels on your HDs. Use floppy but
    don't try to mount partitions.

    Ciao,
    Riccardo.



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