Bug 82396

Summary: microcode_ctl fails on NFS-based system
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Oliver Scheck <scheck>
Component: kernel-utilsAssignee: Dave Jones <davej>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Description Oliver Scheck 2003-01-21 20:38:00 UTC
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Description of problem:
microcode_ctl fails on NFS-based system because it uses /usr/bin/head
which is not available at that time:
in the standard install for runlevel 3 microcode_ctl is executed as
S00microcode_ctl before /usr is mounted via S25netfs.

Solution:
* Either execute microcode_ctl after NFS mount e.g. S30microcode_ctl or
* use /bin/awk instead of /usr/bin/head.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Setup NFS-based system where /usr is mounted from an NFS server.
2. Install kernel-utils (contains microcode_ctl) and activate microcode_ctl for
runlevel 3.
3. Boot the system.
    

Actual Results:  microcode_ctl fails with "No such file or directory:
/usr/bin/head".

Expected Results:  Successful execution of microcode_ctl.

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Comment 1 Dave Jones 2004-10-26 03:13:04 UTC
*** Bug 85574 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Dave Jones 2004-11-28 21:12:39 UTC
fixed in cvs.


Comment 3 Dave Jones 2005-01-18 20:52:37 UTC
went out into updates-testing today, will go to live updates real soon.