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Old 03-12-2005, 10:37 PM   #1
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should i update kernel and kernel utils with up2date?


hi i have just finished installing fedora and i realized there were a ton of updates with up2date
however when i first run up2date, there are 2 packages that up2date skips. one is "kernel" and the other is "kernel-utils". i was wondering if i should update these packages.

thanks.any help would be appreciated.
 
Old 03-13-2005, 12:38 PM   #2
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Yes, definitely.

I'm actually not sure why they are excluded by default in up2date, as yum and other update tools aren't configured this way.
 
Old 03-13-2005, 12:56 PM   #3
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thanks! i am updating now
 
  


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