RPM needs to go on a diet.

Sam Varshavchik mrsam at courier-mta.com
Thu Feb 17 23:29:01 UTC 2005

Jeff Johnson writes:

> Look there's a really simple answer to hardlinks and rpm and more:
> Choose a kernel, use that.
> Chose another kernel, use that, get rid of previous.

This might've been a prudent approach for the days long gone.  But, in the 
age of Fedora, I'm not that optimistic.

Just recently I had to temporarily roll back a few kernel builds.  Something 
broke in usb-storage.  I didn't notice it for a while, because I don't use 
my digital camera that often.

I now keep a minimum of current+three previous versions of the kernel.  Plus 

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