Bug 1262300 - reinstall kernel operation unable add new kernel in boot menu
reinstall kernel operation unable add new kernel in boot menu
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grubby (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Peter Jones
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-09-11 07:22 EDT by Mikhail
Modified: 2016-12-20 09:36 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 09:36:52 EST
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Description Mikhail 2015-09-11 07:22:03 EDT
Description of problem:
# dnf reinstall kernel
Last metadata expiration check performed 1:07:21 ago on Fri Sep 11 15:05:30 2015.
Dependencies resolved.
 Package          Arch           Version                     Repository        Size
 kernel           i686           4.2.0-300.fc23              fedora            44 k

Transaction Summary

Total download size: 44 k
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
kernel-4.2.0-300.fc23.i686.rpm                       22 kB/s |  44 kB     00:02    
Total                                               9.2 kB/s |  44 kB     00:04     
Running transaction check
Transaction check succeeded.
Running transaction test
Transaction test succeeded.
Running transaction
  Reinstalling: kernel-4.2.0-300.fc23.i686                                      1/2 
  Erasing     : kernel-4.2.0-300.fc23.i686                                      2/2 
  Verifying   : kernel-4.2.0-300.fc23.i686                                      1/2 
  Verifying   : kernel-4.2.0-300.fc23.i686                                      2/2 

  kernel.i686 4.2.0-300.fc23                                                        

[root@localhost ~]#
Comment 1 Josh Boyer 2015-09-11 08:32:56 EDT
There isn't enough information in this bug.  What is the actual problem you are seeing here?
Comment 2 Mikhail 2015-09-11 08:57:37 EDT
Due system lockups, previous update ended incorrectly.
After reboot not updated packages were updated, but the new kernel not appear in boot menu.
I try fix this with 'dnf reinstall kernel' and 'grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/efi/EFI/fedora/grub.cfg' commands, but without success.
Comment 3 Josh Boyer 2015-09-11 09:48:30 EDT
What does "without success" look like in this instance?

In any case, this doesn't appear to be a kernel problem.  It is likely some interaction between dnf and grubby/kernel-install.  Assigning to grubby for now.
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