Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 492054
kernel pacakge link /lib/libparted-1.8.so.8 to /usr/lib/libparted-1.8.so.8 which cause kernel panic upon boot
Last modified: 2009-12-18 04:06:39 EST
Description of problem:
Kernel package link lib/libparted-1.8.so.8 to /usr/lib/libparted-1.8.so.8, which cause the kernel to panic upon boot since initrd can not find /lib/libparted-1.8.so.8
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.rpm -Uvh kernel
fail to boot
should not make link for /lib/libparted-1.8.so.8 to /usr/lib/libparted-1.8.so.8
Can you post the output of 'ls -l /lib/libparted*' and 'rpm -ql parted' commands?
ls -l /lib/libparted*
rpm -ql parted
libparted is missing from the initrd. I have the same problem and ever since I cant run a yum update anymore because it creates the kernel panic with the missing libparted message. How can I make sure mkinitrd builds a proper initrd with libparted. I too have the latest libparted installed. Even though mkinitrd has a dependency on parted it must for some reason look in the wrong place when building the initrd.
This problem is quite annoying and started showing up in the time frame of the kernel 2.6.27...-159 release. How can mkinitrd be fixed to add libparted in the initrd?
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