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Re: Kernel Update

On Wed, 3 May 2006, jdow wrote:

> From: "Steve Croteau" <stevecroteau comcast net>
> >
> > Peter Gordon wrote:
> > Steve Croteau wrote:
> >  Greetings,
> > I just installed FC5 a couple of days ago on my wife's computer (clean
> > install from FC3).  Today I updated the kernel to 2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686
> > and now the box won't boot.  When I do a hard reboot and select the
> > original kernel, it's just fine.  Any ideas?  Thanks in advance.
> >
> > 2.6.16-1.2107_FC5 seems to have broken a lot of stuff for people
> > (graphical boot, networking for some, CUPS/printing for me, et al.)
> >
> > Reverting to version 2.6.16-1.2069_FC5 is probably the least hassle-free
> > way to resolve these at the moment.
> >
> >
> > Thank you!  Is there and easy way to get the original kernel to boot instead of 
> > defaulting to the new one?
> It's all in "info grub" if you can figure any of that gibberish out.
> (When is SOMEBODY going to make that trash readable, anyway.)

Use pinfo grub instead. At least then things are readable.


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