Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 818748
file not found messages logged during hard drive install of F16
Last modified: 2013-02-13 13:55:19 EST
Created attachment 581957 [details]
file not found messages logged during hard drive install of F16.
I used the following old-grub stanza to perform a custom fresh install of F16:
title Install Fedora16 from iso 11 15:34
kernel /isolinux16/vmlinuz repo=hd:LABEL=/home1:/iso16 acpi=off processor.nocst=1 maxcpus=1 selinux=0
Everything seemed to go smoothly, however:
[root@localhost ~]# grep -v stall install.log
warning: fontpackages-filesystem-1.44-2.fc15.noarch: Header V3 RSA/SHA256
Signature, key ID a82ba4b7: NOKEY
/var/tmp/rpm-tmp.70BdJf: line 1: /usr/sbin/update-alternatives: No such file
or directory warning: %post(tomcat-servlet-3.0-api-0:7.0.26-1.fc16.noarch)
scriptlet failed, exit status 127 /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.pKiL8w: line 1:
/usr/sbin/update-alternatives: No such file or directory warning:
%post(tomcat-jsp-2.2-api-0:7.0.26-1.fc16.noarch) scriptlet failed, exit
status 127 /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.NaLh0X: line 3: find: command not found
/var/tmp/rpm-tmp.hawg7Q: line 1: /usr/sbin/update-alternatives: No such file
or directory warning: %post(tomcat-el-2.2-api-0:7.0.26-1.fc16.noarch)
scriptlet failed, exit status 127 Running in chroot, ignoring request.
SELinux: Could not downgrade policy file
/etc/selinux/targeted/policy/policy.26, searching for an older version.
SELinux: Could not open policy file <=
/etc/selinux/targeted/policy/policy.26: No such file or directory
load_policy: Can't load policy: No such file or directory
*** FINISHED INSTALLING PACKAGES ***
getenforce says Disabled, I expect because of the above Could nots.
All the complained of files exist.
I've attached install.log .
I'm reluctant to try to reproduce the bug.
Getting F16 installed at all was a long hard-fought struggle.
I've a pentium 4 CPU on a D865GBF motherboard.
Did you have the selinux-policy-targeted package installed? I would guess this message can be ignored. Since you have SELinux disabled.
If a package tried to do an SELinux activity on a disabled machine and selinux-policy-targeted package was not installed, you could see a message like this, although I am not sure what it is doing. If you look at tomcat-jsb package, is it doing SELinux stuff in its post install?
rpm -q --script tomcat-jsb
Created attachment 582203 [details]
SELinux is not disabled by design. I tried to take the defaults.
yum and rpm say that selinux-policy-targeted is installed.
Here is the requested script. rpm is fussy about spelling.
[root@localhost ~]# rpm -q --scripts tomcat-jsp-2.2-api
postinstall scriptlet (using /bin/sh):
/usr/sbin/update-alternatives --install /usr/share/java/jsp.jar jsp \
postuninstall scriptlet (using /bin/sh):
if [ "$1" = "0" ]; then
/usr/sbin/update-alternatives --remove jsp \
[root@localhost ~]# rpm -q --scripts tomcat-jsvc
package tomcat-jsvc is not installed
yum info '*alternatives*'
tells me that galternatives is available, but not installed.
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