Clean the /boot directory

rpm -q kernel-2* | grep -v $(uname -r) | xargs yum erase -y
On Fedora clean the boot directory; erase older kernel

By: Nick
2009-03-28 21:41:15

What Others Think

By default Fedora will keep up to 3 kernels installed (this is limited by the "installonly_limit" in /etc/yum.conf (man 5 yum.conf for more details). If you drop this value to 0, then old kernels won't be kept -- probably not a good idea; one dodgy kernel and you're stuck.
flatcap · 655 weeks ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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