[PlanetCCRMA] F8 kernel still updating

Fernando Lopez-Lezcano nando at ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Sat Feb 23 16:17:01 2008

On Sat, 2008-02-23 at 20:00 -0400, Gregory Anderson wrote:
> Is there any way to keep the generic kernel from upgrading?  It
> automatically tries to upgrade and if I don't catch it it gets prioity
> over the ccrma kernel in the boot order.  

Yes, you can stop any package from upgrading by excluding it in the yum
configuration file for the repository it comes from. For example you
would add something like this:


at the end of the description of the repository in /etc/yum.repos.d/
where the kernel packages come from. 

-- Fernando