how to dwindle down the number of kernels in menu.lst to two

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Fri Oct 10 18:55:03 UTC 2008

On Fri, 2008-10-10 at 14:43 -0300, Derek Broughton wrote:
> and there's no simple way to make it remove all but "n" old kernels
> (actually, it can't be all that difficult, but nobody has bothered).

FYI, this was implemented in Intrepid. Intrepid creates a copy of the
kernel used during the last successful boot, so it can throw away all
not-current kernels automatically. This copy is accessible from the grub
menu as "Last successful boot" or some such

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