[GLLUG] Fedora 19 Grub2 Rescue Entries

Alain Williams addw at phcomp.co.uk
Sun Mar 30 11:13:29 UTC 2014

On Sun, Mar 30, 2014 at 12:31:55AM +0000, Mick Farmer wrote:
> Dear GLLUGers,
> This may seem stupid to some of you, but wait.  I'm now running Fedora
> 19 with the 3.13.7-100 kernel.
> However, I still have old "Rescue" kernels in my Grub menu.  Can anyone
> suggest an easy way to remove these?

You presumably did an upgrade rather than a fresh install.

I presume that the kernels are still in /boot and /lib/modules.

Find what kernels you have:

$ rpm -qa | grep kernel

Remove what you don't want:

$ rpm -e kernel-xxx kernel-devel-xxx

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