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Old 07-27-2006, 10:16 AM   #1
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Installation of new kernel patch changes lilo/grub?


Hello, I'm trying to upgrade a kernel version using "apt-get install kernel", but it's crucial that the older ones are not removed. With my experience on this, I've had to remove the older kernels for "uname -r" to show the upgrade, but now that's not an option. Is it practical to write a script to install a new patch AND configure LILO/grub to boot from the newer one?
 
Old 07-27-2006, 10:46 AM   #2
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You could probably write a script, but its generally trivial to update it yourself, usually only requiring changing the "Default" line or perhaps adding a generic stanza.
 
  


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