Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 190167
grubby activates the wrong kernel variant as default
Last modified: 2008-04-04 07:13:55 EDT
Description of problem:
When updating kernel* packages, grubby activates the wrong variant as default,
i.e. xen0 instead of UP on one machine (Athlon 1400) and smp instead of UP on
another (Athlon 700).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update kernel* packages
2. check "default" in /boot/grub/grub.conf
default kernel from a different variant
default kernel from same variant
I've seen this again with the update to 2.6.16-1.2107_FC5, it defaulted to the
xen0 variant even though it defaulted to the UP variant previously.
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It seems to me that grubby activates whatever is configured in