Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 810242
kernel update doesn't modify /etc/grub2.cfg to boot the new kernel by default
Last modified: 2013-02-13 16:16:37 EST
Description of problem:
When I update the kernel (by 'yum update') and reboot the system, the system is booted with the old kernel. The reason is, that the 'set default=' line of the /etc/grub2.cfg is modified in a bad way.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
all versions of F16 kernels
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run 'yum update kernel'
2. reboot the system
the old kernel booted
the new kernel booted
I hope this behaviour is not intended.
The kernel just calls new-kernel-pkg, which is provided by grubby. That does all the updating of the grub configuration files.
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