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Bug 56883 - upgrade from kernel 2.4.13 & kernel-headers rpm fails
upgrade from kernel 2.4.13 & kernel-headers rpm fails
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: glibc-kernheaders (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
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Reported: 2001-11-29 09:53 EST by Mike Onyskiw
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Description Mike Onyskiw 2001-11-29 09:53:40 EST
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Description of problem:
Attempting to upgrade from kernel 2.4.13-0.3 with associated kernel-
headers to kernel 2.4.16-0.3 and glibc-kernheaders 2.4-1 (Nov 1 on ftp 
site). Trying glibc-kernheaders first with both gnorpm & rpm -Uvh glibc
[...] fails with: 

Error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/include/asm: cpio: unlink 
failed - Is a directory.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start from a 7.1 installation with a "kernel-headers" installation
2. rpm -Uvh glibc-kernheaders-2_4-1_i386.rpm

Actual Results:  Error: unpacking of archive failed on file 
/usr/include/asm: cpio: unlink failed - Is a directory

Expected Results:  Successful replacement of old kernel-specific "kernel-
headers" rpm with new "glibc-kernheaders" which then provides "kernel-

Additional info:

Main distribution is 7.1 with all current fixes, and updated e2fstools for 
ext3 use.
Comment 1 Mike Onyskiw 2001-12-04 13:10:56 EST
Fixed in glibc-kernheaders-2.4-2

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