From: Horst von Brand (
Date: Wed Jan 02 2002 - 14:51:58 EST

Timothy Covell <> said:


> Of course, you can copy over the new
> file to /boot, but their is no (easy) way of having more than
> one active version via "lilo" or "grub". And that could be
> considered a deficiency of the Linux OS.

For kernel 2.4.18pre1 call it /boot/ Everything gets
sorted out if your initscripts symlink that to /boot/ (uname(1)
gives you the version of the running kernel).

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