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|Summary:||F18: new kernel doesn't appear on grub-efi menu after update (grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template)|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Mildred <mildred-bug.redhat>|
|Component:||grubby||Assignee:||Peter Jones <pjones>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2014-02-05 13:55:09 EST||Type:||Bug|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Mildred 2013-02-06 06:04:05 EST
Created attachment 693873 [details] grub2-efi.cfg that failed to update correctly Description of problem: On a clean install (Fedora-18 x86_64 installed yesterday from Live Desktop), I can't update the kernel andboot on it. When i update ther kernel, yum says grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template If I look in /etc/grub2-efi.cfg, the new kernel doesn't appear. Note: the symlink /etc/grub2.cfg is broken, but this is probably normal since I am on an EFI system (recent computer). /etc/grub2-efi.cfg is the result of grub2-mkconfig, and contains some complex configuration, including a submenu for the previous kernel with advenced options. I wonder if this is too complex for grubby. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): grubby-8.22-1 How reproducible: always Steps to Reproduce: 1. install F18 on efi system 2. yum update grubby 3. yum update kernel Actual results: The kernel 3.7.5-201 is not present in /etc/grub2-efi.cfg Expected results: The kernel is present
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2013-12-21 06:11:09 EST
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2014-02-05 13:55:09 EST
Fedora 18 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2014-01-14. Fedora 18 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates.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. If you are unable to reopen this bug, please file a new report against the current release. If you experience problems, please add a comment to this bug. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.