Bug 814576 - grub menu not updated after preupgrade
grub menu not updated after preupgrade
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: preupgrade (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-04-20 03:11 EDT by birger
Modified: 2013-07-31 20:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-07-31 20:38:53 EDT
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Description birger 2012-04-20 03:11:09 EDT
Description of problem:
I have upgraded 2 systems from f16 to f17 using preupgrade. one is i686 (IBM ThinkPad X31) and the other is x86_64 (Acer Iconia Tab W500). The tablet boots from sd-card.

Both upgrade fine without any errors, but after reboot only the old f16 kernels are listed. I managed to boot one of the old kernels (lots of error messages, but it came up) and ran

grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg

this succeeded, and at reboot the menu was correct.

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How reproducible:
I did this 2 days ago and it was the same on both architectures.

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Additional info: Both systems were patched up minutes prior to the upgrade. all .rpmnew files had been fixed up manually. the acer was a plain f16 install, the thinkpad has had a lot of tweaking.
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