[Yum] Problem installing multiple rpms

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at iki.fi
Fri Apr 11 09:14:05 UTC 2003


On Fri, 2003-04-11 at 09:07, seth vidal wrote:

> > > It'd be unsafe to do otherwise.
> > 
> > why? in daemon mode you've got right, but whem I use it manually...?
> > it's the same as if you said rpm -Uvh kernel-2* would be unsafe.
> 
> when you use it manually why should the behavior change - think about it
> like this - if you update the kernel and replace the old one and the new
> one breaks your system you're out of luck, but if you just install the
> new one, not updating the old one then you can always select the old one
> from grub/lilo.

Right.  See what RH has to say in their kernel errata notes, eg. the
last paragraph of the "Solution" chapter in
<https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-135.html>.

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\/ille Skyttä
ville.skytta at iki.fi





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