Re: /boot full (of old-dkms)
- Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2019 10:31:01 +0100
- From: john doe <johndoe65534@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: /boot full (of old-dkms)
On 2/7/2019 8:14 AM, Erik Josefsson wrote:
> I happen to have a couple of quite large old-dkms* files in my /boot
> Apparently they are not removed by aptitude autoclean (which I use
> Can I safely remove those files manually with rm?
> Or should I use another tool or command?
> /boot$ ls -al | grep old
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 26018518 jul 26 2018
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 3538944 jul 26 2018
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 28866434 jan 16 18:06
According to (1), you should be fine removing '.old-dkms' files in '/boot'.
However, I would do a backup of those files before removing them.