Bug 243237 - anaconda produces duplicate entries in /boot/grub/menu.lst when upgrading FC6->F7
anaconda produces duplicate entries in /boot/grub/menu.lst when upgrading FC6...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: booty (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Peter Jones
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Reported: 2007-06-08 01:57 EDT by Joachim Backes
Modified: 2008-06-17 01:13 EDT (History)
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Description Joachim Backes 2007-06-08 01:57:43 EDT
Description of problem:
after an upgrade FC6->F7 with saying "write new grub loader", I found in

1. the old FC6 entry
2. Two new identical F7-entries:

title Fedora (2.6.20-1.2952.fc6)
        root (hd0,0)
        kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.20-1.2952.fc6 ro root=/dev/sda1 rhgb quiet
title Fedora-base (2.6.21-1.3194.fc7)
        root (hd0,0)
        kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.21-1.3194.fc7 ro root=LABEL=/ rhgb quiet
        initrd /boot/initrd-2.6.21-1.3194.fc7.img
title Fedora-base (2.6.21-1.3194.fc7)
        root (hd0,0)
        kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.21-1.3194.fc7 ro root=LABEL=/ rhgb quiet
        initrd /boot/initrd-2.6.21-1.3194.fc7.img

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Comment 1 Joachim Backes 2007-06-08 01:59:00 EDT
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Upgrade FC6 -> F7
2.Check /boot/grub/menu.lst
Comment 2 Joachim Backes 2007-06-08 01:59:54 EDT
See Bug# 242449
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 08:55:03 EDT
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-06-16 21:29:54 EDT
Fedora 7 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on June 13, 2008. 
Fedora 7 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not 
receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we 
are closing this bug. 

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version 
of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version.

Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.
Comment 5 Joachim Backes 2008-06-17 01:13:22 EDT
Cannot be reproduced in F9!

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