Bug 61405 - mkinitrd update requires filesystem >= 2.1.0
mkinitrd update requires filesystem >= 2.1.0
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mkinitrd (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-03-19 03:53 EST by Kyle VanderBeek
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:41 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-03-19 03:53:44 EST
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Description Kyle VanderBeek 2002-03-19 03:53:40 EST
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Description of problem:
Upgrading to the mkinitrd-3.2.6-1.i386.rpm cannot be done.  It depends on 
filesystem >= 2.1.0, for which there is no update (for RHL 7.1).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install pristine 7.1 system
2. Attempt to update to the current mkinitrd as required (pre-req for kernel-

Actual Results:  RPM dependancy (on filesystem >= 2.1.0) forbids update

Expected Results:  Successful update

Additional info:

Without the ability to update mkinitrd, I cannot update to the current 2.4.9 
kernel which contains security fixes.
Comment 1 Matt Wilson 2002-03-19 10:21:02 EST
the filesystem package is in the noarch directory.

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