Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 181478
Hypervisor options are not copied to new kernels
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:24 EST
Description of problem:
hypervisor options are not copied from one kernel to the other
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install a xen hypervisor kernel
2. Change the xen line optinos (notice that the kernel options are copied as
3. Install a nex xen hypervisor kernel
Hypervisor options are not copied.
Kekernel options are copied.
Both hypervisor & kernel optinos are copied from previous entry.
These bugs are being closed since a large number of updates have been released
after the FC5 test1 and test2 releases. Kindly update your system by running yum
update as root user or try out the third and final test version of FC5 being
released in a short while and verify if the bugs are still present on the system
.Reopen or file new bug reports as appropriate after confirming the presence of
this issue. Thanks
*** Bug 179604 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Actually getting around to testing this, the right thing does happen if you set
your hypervisor kernel as the default. In that case, both the kernel options
and the hypervisor options are getting copied correctly.