Recommended update for the Linux kernel
(Last modified: 14JUN2007)
solutions Recommended update for the Linux kernel SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (de4e72bbaa6d0474efac346df232e0d2)
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 SP1 DEBUGINFO for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
This update is necessary because of an updated version of perl-Bootloader that fixes problems during a kernel upgrade.
First, find out which kernel package to use, for example with
rpm -qf /boot/vmlinuz
Download the kernel image fitting your setup and install it with:
rpm -Fvh kernel-*.rpm
After performing the RPM package update of your kernel package, you must execute the following commands as root to make sure that your system will start up again:
Finally, reboot the system with
shutdown -r now
to load the new kernel (replace "now" with the appropriate amount of time to allow local users to cleanly log out, for example "+5" for five minutes.)
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Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.
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