kernel update warning

Valent Turkovic valent.turkovic at
Mon Feb 25 22:52:04 UTC 2008

On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 1:06 AM, Mark LaPierre <marklapier at> wrote:
> Valent Turkovic wrote:
>  > Hi,
>  > I just saw that opensuse 10.3 has an warning when there is a kernel update.
>  > Look how they handle this:
>  >
>  >
>  > What do you think would this also be nice if Fedora had something like
>  > this or not?
>  >
>  > Cheers,
>  > Valent.
>  >
>  >
>  Hey Valent,
>  Fedora does notify you that a reboot is required if you update the
>  kernal.  When the updater is done running it asks if you  want to reboot
>  [NOW] or [LATER].  It's not a pretty splash screen, it just works.

You missed the point. Opensuse warns you BEFORE installing the kernel
and asks you if you want to update the kernel. Fedora just does it and
tells you that you should reboot as soon as possible.
Do you see the difference?


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