upgrade kernel-smp -> kernel

dragoran dragoran at feuerpokemon.de
Tue Mar 21 19:07:02 UTC 2006

Dave Jones wrote:

>On Tue, Mar 21, 2006 at 07:42:08PM +0100, dragoran wrote:
> > what does happen if I upgrade a FC4 x86_64 box which only have a smp 
> > kernel installed to FC5 ?
> > in FC5 the UP kernel supports smp so the rpms are named kernel not 
> > kernel-smp?
> > Can anaconda handle that or should I install the up kernels to make sure 
> > that the kernel gets updated too?
>it *should* be handled fine.  If not, please file a bug.
>		Dave
*how* is this handled?
does anaconda/yum force a kernel update even if no older kernel is 
installed or does any package require a newer kernel?

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