lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2001]   [Jul]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Switching Kernels without Rebooting?
On Wed, 11 Jul 2001, C. Slater wrote:

> > a) we want this "sounds real good" feature
> But at least it sounds good.

And nothing wrong with that. It seems an excelent
opportunity to learn lots about every part of the
kernel.

> > b) we don't know how we will do it, beyond some hand waving ideas
> We don't. We would like to change that.
>
> > c) we want kernel experts who know what they are doing to help us
> Quite correct

I guess there are two things to do here:

(1) analyse the general idea of what you want to achieve,
breaking it down in sub-goals which may be achievable

(2) learn about how the kernel works, you may want to go to

http://kernelnewbies.org/

I won't have time to put in a project as huge and difficult
as upgrading the kernel "live", but I'll be around to try
and teach people about how the kernel works.

regards,

Rik
--
Virtual memory is like a game you can't win;
However, without VM there's truly nothing to lose...

http://www.surriel.com/ http://distro.conectiva.com/

Send all your spam to aardvark@nl.linux.org (spam digging piggy)

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:57    [W:0.093 / U:2.180 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site