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Old 9th February, 2009, 04:52 PM
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That was until I bought a laptop with Vista preinstalled.

It's funny how much less tricky it is to get Gentoo working right than it is to get Vista to boot in less than 45 minutes...
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Old 9th February, 2009, 05:38 PM
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When you say "custom", do you mean that you downloaded a source tarball and built a kernel completely outside of the package management tree?
Yes.

It was a kernel that I built from Zen source; later I found out that Ingo Molnar's RT source suits me better, although either one kicks serious azz on the natively installed kernel.

Thanks for your input, K - and you, too, Cliff. I did get it figured out and it wasn't too difficult. Nothing seems to be with *nix after you've rolled up your sleeves once or twice.
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