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Where can I find the latest kernel patches, is there any repository maintained by centos.

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Where can I find the latest kernel patches, is there any repository maintained by centos.
posted Jul 15, 2014 by anonymous

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Try to st run "yum update" or "yum update kernel*". The latest released updates are always there. If there's a reason that yum doesn't work for you, you should post that so people can give you a more appropriate solution.

answer Jul 15, 2014 by Tarun Singhal
I am using centos 6.5 minimal version, some of the updates may not be relevant for my OS. So I need to verify and decide the patches and accordingly need to update my OS.  Is there any way for this?
yum update will only update the packages installed on your system, so if  you've installed certain packages, then its presumed that any fixes/updates to those packages are relevant.

The descriptions of what the various updates fix are documented on redhat's update bulletins.
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