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Bug 143253 - yum erase kernel does not modify GRUBs default boot image
yum erase kernel does not modify GRUBs default boot image
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2004-12-17 14:03 EST by Florian Effenberger
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:50 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-07-29 14:21:21 EDT
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Description Florian Effenberger 2004-12-17 14:03:16 EST
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Description of problem:
yum erase kernel does not modify GRUBs default boot image

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have two kernels installed, kernel1 and kernel2.
2. Have set Windows XP as boot image as well within GRUB.
3. Set default boot to Windows XP with anaconda.
4. yum erase kernel1

Actual Results:  Default boot is now kernel2.

Expected Results:  Windows XP should stay default boot.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Seth Vidal 2004-12-17 14:05:04 EST
pretty sure this is a mkinitrd issue. Jeremy, do you agree?
Comment 2 Seth Vidal 2005-07-29 14:21:21 EDT

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