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    SubjectRe: Upgrading Headers?
    > When a person switches to, or upgrades a kernel, how do they upgrade the
    > associated header files? The headers in /usr/include won't match the kernel.
    > I don't see anything about that in the documentation.

    Thats intentional.

    > When I want to program with my new kernel I need to use the new headers, so I
    > have to use #include <linux/fcntl.h> instead of #include <fcntl.h>. This
    > seems odd.

    You want a newer glibc basically (or for specific cases just fix the headers)
    The point is that glibc<->app and kernel<->glibc do not match. Eg glibc had
    32bit uid_t well before the kernel did - as a result moving the kernel
    to 32bit uid has been almost painless.
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