Bug 56219 - kernel-2.4.9-12.i686.rpm failed dependencies
kernel-2.4.9-12.i686.rpm failed dependencies
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brock Organ
: Security
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Reported: 2001-11-13 18:53 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-11-13 18:53:14 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2001-11-13 18:53:09 EST
Description of Problem:
installing kernel-2.4.9-12.i686.rpm (a security patch) on RH 7.1 prompts
for the install of  mkinitrd-3.2.6-1.i386.rpm. Attempting an install of 
mkinitrd-3.2.6-1.i386.rpm produces the following dependency:
	'filesystem >= 2.1.0 is needed by mkinitrd-3.2.6-1'

Unfortunately, there seems to be no such rpm package available for RH 7.1,
therefore the entire dependency chain of this security upgrade fails.

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How Reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -Uvh kernel-headers-2.4.9-12.i386.rpm kernel-source-2.4.9-12.i386.rpm

2. rpm -ivh kernel-2.4.9-12.i686.rpm (depends on install of

3. rpm -ivh mkinitrd-3.2.6-1.i386.rpm (filesystem >= 2.1.0 is needed by

4. no filesystem-2.1.0.i386.rpm is available for download via ftp for Red
Hat Linux 7.1

Actual Results:

Expected Results:
no failed dependencies or existing packages to satisfy dependencies.

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-11-13 23:23:12 EST
Look in the noarch directory.

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