Re: up2date and kernel source

From: Nitin (
Date: 08/17/04

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    Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2004 15:52:08 +0530

    use up2date -uf

    -f will force the installation even if it's on skip list

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Peter Ison" <>
    To: <>
    Sent: Sunday, August 15, 2004 11:14 PM
    Subject: up2date and kernel source

    > I am using kernel 2.4.21-15.0.4.EL. When I try to download the kernel
    > source kernel-source-2.4.21-15.0.4.EL through red hat network, I get the
    > error "Failed: some of the packages specified were on a skip list". I
    > take it this refers to the setting in /etc/sysconfig/rhn/up2date to skip
    > any packages beginning with " kerneli.e.pkgSkipList=kernel.Thatis
    > a generated file which should not be edited.
    > I see there is a package kernel-2.4.21-15.0.4.EL.src.rpm downloadable
    > from
    > Could anyone tell me if the content of these two packages are the same,
    > and the correct procedure for downloading the kernel source.
    > Peter Ison
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