Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 808198
prevent kernel rpms from getting installed on ec2 RHEL 5x ami's
Last modified: 2013-01-08 02:10:10 EST
Description of problem:
Prevent kernel rpms from getting installed on ec2 RHEL 5x ami's.
Only kernel-xen should be allowed.
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I added a exclude=kernel* to the yum config for the rhel yum repo config for rhel 5. Let me know if any other changes are needed.
This has been built into https://brewweb.devel.redhat.com/buildinfo?buildID=241277
I rebuilt the rpm's with this change:
Starter|i386 |us-east-1| hourly|EBS| EBS Image| ?? | ami-7700811e | pending
Starter|x86_64|us-east-1| hourly|EBS| EBS Image| ?? | ami-b90382d0 | pending
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
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