Tim: >> Although you can update a kernel, it's usually a bad idea. Res: > generally, you should install new kernel, reboot, if no problems with > a day remove old kernel I would keep them longer than that. You might not thoroughly test a kernel within just a day or so. And an update to something else, afterwards, might present a problem between it and the new kernel. I think it's always best to keep at least one or two prior kernels. -- (This box runs FC6, my others run FC4 & FC5, in case that's important to the thread.) Don't send private replies to my address, the mailbox is ignored. I read messages from the public lists.