After reading about the new 2.6.27-1 Mepis kernel, I decided to install it this morning. Sometimes theres problems with this type of upgrade, so after firing up Synaptic and checking a few packages, it was time to hit the lets do this button.
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After only a few minutes the packages were installed and ready for a test. Some testers at the MEPISlovers Forum reported kernel panic after the upgrade , so there was some trepidation about the procedure on my end. There was no reason to alarmed, though, because everything went well without a hitch.