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Re: [opensuse] How can I stop Yast kernel updates from deleting /lib/modules for the old kernel?
  • From: "Fred A. Miller" <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 05 Apr 2008 20:01:30 -0400
  • Message-id: <47F812DA.3030203@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Felix Miata wrote:
On 2008/04/05 17:12 (GMT-0600) Chris Worley apparently typed:

Its very frustrating that updating from Yast causes kernel updates to
delete the /lib/modules directory for the old kernel.
...
Worse, if the new kernel wasn't installed correctly, the old kernel
won't boot either lacking needed modules.

Don't use YaST. Use Smart.
http://lists.labix.org/pipermail/smart-labix.org/2008-March/003439.html

Sure, and get your system "blistered!" No thanks.....been there enough times I don't need it again.

Fred

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