Updating kernel redhat


14-Sep-2017 11:29

Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.| 8.4 k B Examining /var/tmp/yum-root-h T5s6h/elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.noarch.rpm: elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.noarch Marking /var/tmp/yum-root-h T5s6h/elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.to be installed Resolving Dependencies -- Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved ================================================================================ Package Arch Version Repository Size ================================================================================ Installing: elrepo-release noarch 7.0-2.el7.elrepo /elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.noarch 5.2 k Transaction Summary ================================================================================ Install 1 Package Total size: 5.2 k Installed size: 5.2 k Downloading packages: Running transaction check Running transaction test Transaction test succeeded Running transaction Installing : elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.noarch 1/1 Verifying : elrepo-release-7.0-2.el7.elrepo.noarch 1/1 Installed: elrepo-release.noarch 0:7.0-2.el7.elrepo Complete!Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks elrepo-kernel | 2.9 k B elrepo-kernel/primary_db | 1.7 MB Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: centos.* elrepo: ftp.* elrepo-kernel: ftp.* extras: centos.* updates: centos.Resolving Dependencies -- Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved ================================================================================ Package Arch Version Repository Size ================================================================================ Installing: kernel-ml x86_64 4.10.1-1.el7.elrepo elrepo-kernel 40 M Transaction Summary ================================================================================ Install 1 Package Total download size: 40 M Installed size: 183 M Downloading packages: kernel-ml-4.10.1-1.el7.elrepo.x86_64| 40 MB Running transaction check Running transaction test Transaction test succeeded Running transaction Warning: RPMDB altered outside of yum.

For example, when an application running on your machine wants to connect to a wireless network, it submits that request to the kernel, which in turns uses the right driver to connect to the network.ELRepo to update the kernel in RHEL/Cent OS 7 as by default Redhat/Cent OS don’t allow to update the kernel version.