could compile kernel from for fedora?

Zhen Zhou zhouzhenzj at
Wed Jul 12 03:19:23 UTC 2006

Thanks for your suggestion, but I didn't run desktop package, so you
means all those package need to upgrade are related with desktop or
even system-based? for instance, related with gnome or kde?

Thanks a lot,

Zhou Zhen

On 7/12/06, Matthew Miller <mattdm at> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 12, 2006 at 09:30:38AM +0800, Zhen Zhou wrote:
> > Hi, all,
> > Now I use fedora 3, kernel 2.6.11-1.35_FC3smp, so now I want to
> > upgrade kernel, because I need to add PPTP function to my pc.
> > So could I download source from and compile for fedora?
> > if not, how could I do? or maybe I need to download from fedora?
> > Any tips will be welcome.
> You may have trouble with newer kernels on FC3 without upgrading other
> packages. I'd suggest moving the FC5, which will give you kernel
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