kernel update warning
kam.leo at gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 02:59:43 UTC 2008
On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 2:21 PM, John Summerfield
<debian at herakles.homelinux.org> wrote:
> Kam Leo wrote:
> > On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 10:24 AM, Bruno Wolff III <bruno at wolff.to> wrote:
> >> On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 18:27:31 +0100,
> >> Valent Turkovic <valent.turkovic at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > Hi,
> >> > I just saw that opensuse 10.3 has an warning when there is a kernel update.
> >> > Look how they handle this:
> >> > http://www.uploadgeek.com/uploads456/0/new-kernel.png
> >> >
> >> > What do you think would this also be nice if Fedora had something like
> >> > this or not?
> >> Fedora has an update alert feature. I don't know if it can filter what
> >> it checks to be a subset of what you have installed though.
> > OpenSUSE also has an update alert feature. The reboot message is
> > displayed when the kernel is updated. The difference between openSUSE
> > and Fedora is that only one version of the kernel is kept on the
> > system.
> Which retains only one version of the kernel?
Default for openSUSE is to keep only one kernel package. Fedora
defaults to keeping two.
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