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Old 10-11-2004, 09:55 PM   #1
kevinb583
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Newbie Fedora kernel upgrade help


I have replaced Windoze on my desktop with Fedora Core2, should have done it long ago. I have just completed installing all the available updates via the up2date tool. Everything is going great except I now receive a Critical Information warning that says I am running kernel 2.6.5-1.358, but the newest installed kernel is 2.6.8-1.521. It is recommended that you reboot
to test this new kernel. The only kernel that is visible to select on reboot is the current one. How / what do I do from here ...... help please
 
Old 10-11-2004, 10:21 PM   #2
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Did it show you the happy balloon message, saying it was successfully installed?
Try it form a command line, as root:

yum upgrade
 
Old 10-12-2004, 01:43 AM   #3
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Thanks Jens I tried that from the command line - a few upgrades were installed unfortunately the kernel is still kernel 2.6.5-1.358 ....... any other ideas
 
  


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