Bug 68409 - Bigmem kernel RPM will not install
Bigmem kernel RPM will not install
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: mkinitrd (Show other bugs)
limbo
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-07-09 18:59 EDT by Steffanie Jann
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:44 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-07-10 04:04:31 EDT
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Description Steffanie Jann 2002-07-09 18:59:51 EDT
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Description of problem:
Fatal error occurs when attempting to install bigmem kernel RPM from Limbo CD 2.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.rpm -ihv kernel-bigmem-2.4.18-5.58.i686.rpm
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Actual Results:  server:[tty1]/cdrom/RedHat/RPMS> rpm -ihv kernel-bigmem-2.4.18-
5.58.i686.rpm
warning: kernel-bigmem-2.4.18-5.58.i686.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, 
key ID 897da07a
Preparing...                ########################################### [100%]
warning: rpmtsRun: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 897da07a
   1:kernel-bigmem          ########################################### [100%]
   find: /proc/scsi/usb-sto*: No such file or directory
   basename: too few arguments
   Try `basename --help' for more information.
   fatal error: unable to find a suitable template


Expected Results:  RPM should install bigmem kernel.

Additional info:

This error occurred on a Compaq ProLiant 6500 (4 way Pentium Pro)with 512mb RAM 
as well as a dual Pentium III Xeon system with 256mb RAM. These systems are 
able to install and run the Red Hat 7.3 bigmem kernel successfully.
Comment 1 Erik Troan 2002-07-10 11:59:44 EDT
fixed in mkinitrd-3.4.13

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