kernel version modules

Severin Schoepke severin.schoepke at
Tue Jan 30 16:50:21 UTC 2007


John Dangler schrieb:
> I was looking through lib/modules this morning (on an unrelated issue),
> and noticed that I have what appear to be complete versions of 3
> kernel .ko modules stored on my drive.  Looking in /boot, I also see all
> three kernels there.  If I only want to use the latest kernel version
> (I'm currently running Dapper 2.6.15-27-386), is there a way for me to
> clean out the other versions?

sudo apt-get remove linux-image-OLD_VERSION_NUMBER(S) should remove the 
old kernels... I did this with success when using Dapper (there were a 
few kernel updates). Since I use Edgy, there was no kernel update so I 
didn't have to remove old ones, So I can't tell if this still works...

HTH, Severin

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