Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 13491
lilo.conf not updated with new kernel choice
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:56 EDT
The lilo.conf file is installed referencing the
specific kernel to boot, not vmlinuz; therefore
lilo.conf needs to be updated when installing a
This is not happening when the Update Agent loads
a new kernel. Furthermore, is it a good idea to
delete the old kernel before the new one is tested
on a machine, because this is happening.
I'd like to add, the folks at RedHat are doing great work.
This bug is still present in the latest RedHat 7.0 update kernel-*i686.rpm
downloaded 20/02/2001. Can the priority be raised please so that updates
don't continue to fail. Updates work very nicely except for this.
we don't support kernel upgrades with up2date as of now; that is why kernel is
in the exclude list as shipped.