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|Summary:||grub menu not updated after preupgrade|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||birger <birger>|
|Component:||preupgrade||Assignee:||Richard Hughes <hughsient>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2013-07-31 20:38:53 EDT||Type:||Bug|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description birger 2012-04-20 03:11:09 EDT
Description of problem: I have upgraded 2 systems from f16 to f17 using preupgrade. one is i686 (IBM ThinkPad X31) and the other is x86_64 (Acer Iconia Tab W500). The tablet boots from sd-card. Both upgrade fine without any errors, but after reboot only the old f16 kernels are listed. I managed to boot one of the old kernels (lots of error messages, but it came up) and ran grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg this succeeded, and at reboot the menu was correct. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: I did this 2 days ago and it was the same on both architectures. Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3. Actual results: Expected results: Additional info: Both systems were patched up minutes prior to the upgrade. all .rpmnew files had been fixed up manually. the acer was a plain f16 install, the thinkpad has had a lot of tweaking.
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2013-07-03 18:38:25 EDT
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2013-07-31 20:38:57 EDT
Fedora 17 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-07-30. Fedora 17 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.