Bug 27100 - up2date does not update /boot/etc/aboot.conf
up2date does not update /boot/etc/aboot.conf
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Preston Brown
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2001-02-11 20:46 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:43 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-19 20:32:58 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2001-02-11 20:46:55 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98)

When downloading a kernel, up2date does not update /boot/etc/aboot.conf 
causing future boots to fail.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install fresh RH 7.0 Alpha
2. Run up2date to fetch kernel 2.2.17-14
3. cat /boot/etc/aboot.conf
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2001-02-19 20:32:55 EST
Assigned QA to jturner
Comment 2 Preston Brown 2001-02-20 13:18:03 EST
kernel upgrades via up2date are not currently supported.  That is why the
kernels are in the exclude list.

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