Bug 36667 - rhn incorrectly reports kernel upgrade required
Summary: rhn incorrectly reports kernel upgrade required
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Product: Red Hat Network
Classification: Red Hat
Component: RHN/Web Site   
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Version: RHN Stable
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact: Jay Turner
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Reported: 2001-04-19 15:32 UTC by Christopher Blizzard
Modified: 2015-01-07 23:45 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-18 21:23:48 UTC
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Description Christopher Blizzard 2001-04-19 15:32:42 UTC
After upgrading my kernel with up2date I end up with both the old kernel
and the new kernel installed.  Even after doing an up2date -p the web site
reports that I still need a kernel upgrade.

Comment 1 Patrick C. F. Ernzer 2001-05-28 15:20:34 UTC
I saw the same problem, a 'rpm -q kernel' showed

After 'rpm -e kernel-2.2.17-14' and 'up2date -p' the problem went away.

Comment 2 Jay Turner 2001-06-12 12:47:05 UTC
This is a known problem resulting from the code seeing the old kernel and
therefore adding the new one to the update list.  Basically this problem will
happen for any packages which you have multiple versions installed on the
system.  Working to fix it as I type this.

Comment 3 Chip Turner 2001-09-18 21:23:44 UTC
this should be fixed now (in cvs, qa, and live)

Comment 4 Jay Turner 2001-09-21 15:10:46 UTC
Yep, this is resolved now.  Closing out.

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