|VKPURGE(8)||System Manager's Manual||VKPURGE(8)|
vkpurge — remove
old kernel files/modules
vkpurge utility lists and removes
removable kernel versions left behind by
vkpurge runs the appropriate removal hooks and
deletes the kernel, modules and other miscellaneous files.
vkpurge only lists or removes kernel
versions that are:
The version arguments support sh(1) pattern matching.
The following commands are available:
vkpurge utility exits 0 on
success, and >0 if an error occurs.
The following command lists installed kernels matching a pattern.
$ vkpurge list '4.18.*'
The following command will delete the kernel versions matching the pattern and a specified version.
# vkpurge rm '2.6.*' 4.3.4_1
There is no support for all kernels. Specific series, like rpi-kernel, are not supported yet.
|April 6, 2019||x86_64|