Removing a manually installed kernel

Satish Balay balay at
Wed Jul 7 18:32:52 UTC 2004

On Wed, 7 Jul 2004, Wayne Steenburg wrote:

> I have a couple old vanilla kernels taking up space on my system.  I
> removed the appropriate files from /boot. I would assume I can also
> safely remove the appropriate folders from /lib/modules. Would someone
> please confirm that for me?  Also, is there anything else I am missing?
> Thanks.

use rpm to remove old kernels - for eg:

[asterix]: rpm -q kernel
[asterix]: rpm -e kernel-2.4.22-1.2194.nptl


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