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Re: Removing old Kernels



On Fri, 2003-05-16 at 21:59, Paul Kleeberg wrote:
> I have been keeping my 8.0 system up to date with the Up2Date software. 
>   Very slick.  However the root partition has now run out of space.  I 
> suppose I could edit the /etc/grub.conf file to remove references to 
> the old kernels and then manually remove the associated files of which 
> I am aware.  I imagine there is a way to do it with a command like "rpm 
> -e <package_name>" but I am not sure of the package name or if it would 
> take all the necessary steps to delete the associated files and modify 
> grub.conf.  Can anyone help me?
> 
> Paul
> --
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rpm -qa|grep kernel

will list the exact kernels that are installed

rpm -e specific_kernel_from_list_above_to_be_removed

Craig




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