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Old 02-09-2005, 01:19 PM   #1
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updating fedora core 3 kernel


Hi,

I am very new to linux. Recently I have installed fedora core 3.

If I give the following command

rpm -q kernel
output of this command is : kernel-2.6.9-1.681_FC3

I want to upgrade this kernel to 2.6.10
in the following site 'http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/3/i386/'
I found the following updates for i686.

kernel-2.6.10-1.737_FC3.i686.rpm
kernel-2.6.10-1.741_FC3.i686.rpm
kernel-2.6.10-1.760_FC3.i686.rpm

My question is.... Can I update my kernel directly to kernel-2.6.10-1.760_FC3.i686.rpm?

OR
do I need to update first to kernel-2.6.10-1.737_FC3.i686.rpm and then to Kerrnel-2.6.10-1.741_FC3.i686.rpm & after that to kernel-2.6.10-1.760_FC3.i686.rpm.

Thanks
ksr.
 
Old 02-09-2005, 02:56 PM   #2
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you can upgrade to the latest kernel without having to update to every kernel in between. why not use
Code:
yum upgrade
?
 
Old 02-09-2005, 03:11 PM   #3
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yum -y update kernel
 
Old 02-10-2005, 06:31 AM   #4
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Thansk a lot for your reply.
 
  


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