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Bug 477011

Summary: Yum update of kernel on liveusb doesn't update syslinux
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Mace Moneta <moneta.mace>
Component: mkinitrdAssignee: Peter Jones <pjones>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 10CC: dcantrell, ffesti, hdegoede, james.antill, katzj, pjones, pmatilai, tla, wtogami
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Description Mace Moneta 2008-12-18 11:55:41 EST
Description of problem:

When using a liveusb thumbdrive with persistent data, yum updates can be applied.  However, updating the kernel, while it appears successful, doesn't update syslinux.  As a result, the newly installed kernel is never used.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

yum-3.2.20-5.fc10.noarch

How reproducible:

Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot liveusb thumbdrive with persistent data area.
2.yum update kernel
3.Reboot; old kernel used
  
Actual results:

New kernel never used

Expected results:

New kernel

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2009-05-06 12:40:47 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 446935 ***