Bug 228047 - cleanup initrds in /boot on kernel removal
cleanup initrds in /boot on kernel removal
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: module-init-tools (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jon Masters
Brian Brock
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: 222274 (view as bug list)
Depends On: 224076
Blocks: 222274
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Reported: 2007-02-09 13:28 EST by Jon Masters
Modified: 2010-10-22 08:56 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-09-11 23:34:38 EDT
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Description Jon Masters 2007-02-09 13:28:17 EST
Description of problem:

I think that, post removal, we should have the kernel RPM remove not only the
existing initrd but also any that the Driver Update Program has created for that
kernel being removed - helps with /boot initrd buildup.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-04-17 15:48:08 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 4 Ernie Petrides 2007-06-19 15:53:04 EDT
*** Bug 222274 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Jon Masters 2007-06-26 01:31:43 EDT
Tagged with: module-init-tools-3_3-0_pre3_1_23_el5
Comment 8 Joshua Giles 2007-07-05 15:32:57 EDT
This bug cannot be verified until bz 224076 is fixed.
Comment 9 nakazawa 2007-07-13 04:39:24 EDT
We are not authorized to access bug #224076.
Could you tell us what the problem is like please?
We are interested in this issue, since it is 
affecting the resolution of BZ#228047.

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