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Date:  Mon, 14 Dec 2009 20:04:57 -0000
From:  "TUNC ERESEN Skype: eresen" <tunc (at mark)>
Subject:  [coba-e:16211] Re: My server is using ovzkernel! need changing
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More to mention I also tried to delete all "ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-92" kernels
it would not delete with yum remove it is giving errors...

TUNC ERESEN Skype: eresen wrote:
> The server somehow upgraded to ovzkernel  year ago.  Is it possible to go
> back to standard kernel from yum and How I could do it? without killing
> server. The following list is existing kernels, And there are too many old
> kernels there, which making /boot sector fill up.
> Is there some sort of procedure to follow   to fix this issue. 
>  [root@ns3 ~]# rpm -qa|grep kernel
> Ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-164.2.1.el5.028stab066.7
> ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-92.1.13.el5.028stab059.3
> ovzkernel-PAE-2.6.18-164.2.1.el5.028stab066.10
> ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-128.2.1.el5.028stab064.7
> ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-164.2.1.el5.028stab066.10
> ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-92.1.13.el5.028stab059.6
> ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-128.2.1.el5.028stab064.8
> ovzkernel-ent-2.6.18-92.1.1.el5.028stab057.2
> kernel-smp-2.6.9-89.0.16.EL
> kernel-utils-2.4-20.el4
> ovzkernel-PAE-2.6.18-164.2.1.el5.028stab066.7
> [root@ns3 ~]# uname -a
> Linux 2.6.18-164.2.1.el5.028stab066.10PAE #1 SMP Sat Dec
> 12 13:11:57 MSK 2009 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
> [root@ns3 ~]#

Hi Tunc
You should be OK to remove any of the unused kernels using "yum remove"

re: ovzkernel... is this a standalone server or is it running on 
Aventurin{e} or another virtualized platform?

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