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Kernel update questions

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by abcwonder, Dec 16, 2003.

  1. abcwonder

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    Hi,

    I want to update kernel cause it says i have to in WHM, right now i have 2.4.20-18.7

    I dont want to use up2date -f cause its not recommanded :rolleyes:

    Instead I want to download the rpms and install it via rpm -ivh

    But I have no idea how to do that :D

    Could someone please help me out?

    Thanks
     
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    I use up2date to update my kernels all the time, no problems.
     
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    how do i checke for kernel version ??
     
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    I think:

    # rpm -q kernel

    I know there is one that tells you the ones you have and one that tells you the one that you actually use.. Im a newbie myself :) im not sure.. good luck
     
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    uname -r will tell you the kernel version that is loaded.

    rpm -qa | grep kernel will tell you what is installed
     
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