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37   <A NAME="KERNELSUPPORT"></A>4.2. Linux Kernel Support</H1>
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39   Your kernel must have:</P>
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43    stable loopfs support, which means it really needs to be 2.2.19 or
44    2.4.7 (or later)</P>
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47    CD-ROM device support</P>
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53    initrd ramdisk support (built-in)</P>
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56    Virtual memory file system support (built-in)</P>
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59    floppy disk support (built in)</P>
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62    ext2 file system support (built-in)</P>
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65    Support for the backup media (Tape, CD-RW, NFS, Hard disk)</P>
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68    If the backup media is CD-RW then you need SCSI emulation also</P>
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71   Please note that the stock kernels of Red Hat 7.2, 7.3, 8.0, Mandrake
72   8.2, 9.0, SuSE 7.x,, 8.x, and Slackware 8.x <I>all</I> meet Mondo's
73   requirements. If your kernel does not meet Mondo's requirements then
74   there is something wrong with it. Mondo's demands are not unreasonable.</P>
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