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Date:      Thu, 7 Nov 1996 23:01:57 -0800 (PST)
From:      Doug White <>
Subject:   Re: Dare I install this kernel?
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On Thu, 7 Nov 1996 wrote:

> Just downloaded and installed the latest 2.2-snap on a machine, and
> customized the kernel. During the compile, I received literally dozens
> of ominous messages:
> warning: comparison between signed and unsigned
> These came during the compilation of some rather touchy-looking code in
> the kernel.
> Dare I install and run the kernel I just built?

They're harmless.  gcc 2.7.2 is much more touchy than 2.6.3 about some

Those warnings are slowly being cleaned up.

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:    | Residence Networking Assistant    | Computer Science Major

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