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Old 10-17-2007, 03:16 PM   #1
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Exclamation Updating Linux Kernel ?

hi all

i hope any one o fu can help me.. i wana update the LINUX KERNEL which is the best and easy way of doing it..

folowing is the issue which on which i need ur help: and plz any one also mention its advntage /disadvntge?

The current operating system state Red Hat AS 4.0

“linux 2.6.9-5 ELsmp #1 SMP web JAN 5.19.30:30 EST 2005 I686 I386“

There is a need to update the Kernel version to Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 4.0 AS/ES Updates 4
2.6.9-42.EL (up, smp, hugemem)

so i am looking reply from u guys

thanx in advance..

if posible can any 1 also mail me on


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as you're using redhat, you presumably have an RHN subscription, as such up2date will automatically update the kernel for you.
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Old 10-17-2007, 04:06 PM   #4
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sory guys sory for the touble...

i will keep this in my mind.. thanx ...

thanx for the prompt reply..

but can u tell me some steps of it or some steps of Comand line ? as i have never used RHN b4 :-(

do i need to download some patches for it? to update the kernel? or wht exactly!!! keeping in mind i m a newbie ;-)

bit breif stpes can solve my problme

PLZ :-)

GOD WILL give u reward 4 it

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