kernel.eselect

Section: eselect (5)
Updated: April 2009
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NAME

kernel.eselect - The kernel symlink management module for Gentoo's eselect  

SYNOPSIS

eselect kernel [help|usage|version]
eselect kernel list
eselect kernel set target
eselect kernel show  

DESCRIPTION

eselect is Gentoo's configuration and management tool. It features modules that care for the individual administrative tasks.  

ACTION: LIST

select kernel list
Display an ordered list of available kernels. An asterisk next to one of the list elements denotes the currently selected kernel.

# eselect kernel list
Available kernel symlink targets:
  [1]   linux-2.6.11.11
  [2]   linux-2.6.12.5 *
  [3]   linux-2.6.13-rc6  

ACTION: SET

eselect kernel set target
Set /usr/src/linux symlink to point to the specified kernel name, target. The target argument may be a kernel name or it's associated number (displayed in eselect kernel list output).  

ACTION: SHOW

eselect kernel show
Show the currently selected kernel.  

AUTHOR

Aaron Walker <ka0ttic@gentoo.org>  

SEE ALSO

eselect(1)


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
ACTION: LIST
ACTION: SET
ACTION: SHOW
AUTHOR
SEE ALSO
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