Bug 221960 - yum install kernel removes new kernel and installs old one
yum install kernel removes new kernel and installs old one
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
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i386 Linux
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Assigned To: James Antill
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Reported: 2007-01-09 05:37 EST by cornel panceac
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:56 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-06-14 15:50:23 EDT
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Description cornel panceac 2007-01-09 05:37:59 EST
Description of problem:

checking for any new kernel

# yum install kernel
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package kernel.i686 0:2.6.18-1.2849.fc6 set to be installed
--> Running transaction check
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package kernel.i686 0:2.6.18-1.2869.fc6 set to be erased
--> Running transaction check

Dependencies Resolved

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 Package                 Arch       Version          Repository        Size 
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Installing:
 kernel                  i686       2.6.18-1.2849.fc6  updates            16 M
Removing:
 kernel                  i686       2.6.18-1.2869.fc6  installed          44 M

Transaction Summary
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Install      1 Package(s)         
Update       0 Package(s)         
Remove       1 Package(s)         

Total download size: 16 M
Is this ok [y/N]: 
Exiting on user Command
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How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. attempt yum install kernel
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Actual results:

old kernel installed, new kernel removed

Expected results:

report there's no update

Additional info:

i've seen this on several computers
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-04-25 15:05:13 EDT
What version of yum is this with?  Does ti still happen with 3.0.6?
Comment 2 cornel panceac 2007-06-14 03:52:51 EDT
i have no idea, i've since migrated the affected machines to f7 but, i don't
remember seeing the bug lately, so i supposed it was fixed by one 'yum update'.
sorry for answering so late. iassume we can close this bug.

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