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How to upgrade kernel alone .?

asked 2014-02-14 22:12:01 -0500

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updated 2014-02-14 22:21:20 -0500

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Is that possible to upgrade linux kernal. Does it affects the OS.

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What exactly you mean with "update Linux kernel" ? Regular system updates will update Linux kernel (Fedora kernel) as well. And of course it is affect the OS. A newer kernel means like.. a "newer heart"

NickTux gravatar imageNickTux ( 2014-02-15 07:31:55 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-02-15 01:39:59 -0500

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Yes, you can simply update the kernel without affecting the OS version. Try sudo yum update kernel

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Correct :)

yum upgrade kernel or yum install kernel will make the same

williamjmorenor gravatar imagewilliamjmorenor ( 2014-02-15 07:13:08 -0500 )edit

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