[ILUG] Debian and new kernel
fergal.moran at wasptech.com
Tue Jan 29 11:42:53 GMT 2002
> > One thing first though - Colm you mentioned that dpkg will
> rename the
> > symlink /vmlinuz to /vmlinuz.old. Does this mean that if for some
> > reason my new kernel is not bootable I won't be able to
> fall back on
> > my old one easily? Or am I missing the point?
> You should have sections with both /vmlinuz and /vmlinuz.old
> in your lilo.conf, like this:
Aha! I had wondered what the vmlinuz.old was about. It's quite an elegant method..
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