Updating fedora core 3 kernel
On the , and these directions assume that you make this choice.This choice wipes out everything previously installed on the computer.
Configure the BIOS of your computer so it will boot first from the CD drive.If you don’t respond, GRUB will boot Fedora Core 3 automatically.After reboot, Fedora Core will provide a screen, install software from additional CDs if you have any.I have created these instructions by installing Fedora Core 3 on a Toshiba Satellite Pro laptop.falko provides instructions for The Perfect Setup—Fedora Core 3 at To open the Terminal application, which provides a command line prompt, click the # yum update You have enabled checking of packages via GPG keys. However, you do not have any GPG public keys installed.
You need to download the keys for packages you wish to install and install them.
At the time of writing, the latest release of My SQL 4 is release 4.1.15.
The version of My SQL that is installed under Fedora Core 3 is version 3.23, a very old version that is missing a lot of capabilities found in version 4.1.
On October 23, 2005, the update of my Toshiba laptop involved downloading and installing 384 packages.
The downloads required 23 minutes and the installation required 18 minutes. After the update, there will be at least two and possibly four different kernels installed on your server. (On reboot, the GRUB boot loader allows you to specify which kernel your server should run.) To identify the kernels installed on your server, open a Terminal window by right-clicking on the desktop and selecting # yum list installed "kernel*" Installed Packages kernel.i686 2.6.12-1.1380_FC3 installed kernel.i686 2.6.9-1.667 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.9-1.667 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.12-1.1380_FC3 installed kernel-utils.i386 1:2.4-13.1.49_FC3 installed The kernel-smp.i686 kernels are Symmetric Multi Processing kernels, which are designed for multi-processor computers.
You can do that by running the command: rpm --import key For more information contact your distribution or package provider. The downloads take a few minutes to a few hours, depending on the speed of your Internet connection and on which mirror yum chooses.