Output of "uname -r" does not display complete installed kernel RPM version
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Whereas looking at the actual installed RPM information it shows:
kernel-default-: This is the package name. For kernel packages "default" (after dash in name) is the kernel flavor.
4.4.114-: This is the kernel version.
92.64: Package release.
.1: The build counter.
.x86_64: The kernel architecture.
The build counter is not reported in "uname -r" because it is for build service bookkeeping and does not denote a change in the kernel package.
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- Creation Date: 02-Mar-2018
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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