No updates needed to update system to 6.2-RELEASE-p7?
rakhesh at rakhesh.com
Wed Aug 8 12:11:37 PDT 2007
Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Not all security patches involve updating the kernel. The recent ones have
> involved changes to BIND and the symlink attack starting up jails, and thus
> they do not result in the version printed by your kernel in dmesg or via
> uname changing.
I see. Thanks. Didn't realize that only when the kernel gets updated does
the suffix change to -p7. I was under the impression that all updates
change the kernel string to -p7 just to show that there's been some
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