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From: Gardo <gardoe...@gmail.com>
To: voidlinux <void...@googlegroups.com>
Subject: Kernel 4.9 Remove?
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:03:32 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <4e853026-e9d7-4250-ae27-0391a6e5fdee@googlegroups.com> (raw)


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Hi everyone. I have a little old laptop, and last kernel upgrade (4.9) 
didn't work for it. Sooo...

Booted up with old kernel (4.8).

# vkpurge rm 4.9.2_1


# xbps-remove -Oo


Name     Action    Version           New version            Download size
linux4.8 remove    4.8.17_1          -                      -


Size freed on disk:             55MB
Free space on disk:           3380MB


Do you want to continue? [Y/n] n
Aborting!

I don't wanna remove it. i'm using it!

# uname -a
Linux void 4.8.17_1 #1 SMP PREEMPT Mon Jan 9 08:32:27 UTC 2017 i686 
GNU/Linux


I wanna keep it! (maybe forever)
# xbps-pkgdb -m hold linux4.8

I want to remove th 4.9 kernel, so....
# xbps-remove linux-4.9_1
linux-4.9_1 (remove) breaks installed pkg `base-system-0.112_2'
Transaction aborted due to unresolved dependencies.

Ok. I'm starting to feel a little violent....
# xbps-remove -RF linux-4.9_1

Name                   Action    Version           New version            
Download size
linux                  remove    4.9_1             -                      -
linux-firmware-network remove    20161206_1        -                      -
linux-firmware-nvidia  remove    20161206_1        -                      -
linux-firmware-intel   remove    20161206_1        -                      -
linux-firmware-amd     remove    20161206_1        -                      -
linux4.9               remove    4.9.2_1           -                      -
dracut                 remove    044_4             -                      -
cpio                   remove    2.12_1            -                      -

Size freed on disk:            182MB
Free space on disk:           3380MB

Do you want to continue? [Y/n] n
Aborting!

Woooow Wooow, that's so much violence!

How to remove the 4.9 kernel gently?


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             reply	other threads:[~2017-01-12  2:03 UTC|newest]

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2017-01-12  2:03 Gardo [this message]
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