Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 82396
microcode_ctl fails on NFS-based system
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:02:10 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i586; en-US; rv:1.2) Gecko/20021203
Description of problem:
microcode_ctl fails on NFS-based system because it uses /usr/bin/head
which is not available at that time:
in the standard install for runlevel 3 microcode_ctl is executed as
S00microcode_ctl before /usr is mounted via S25netfs.
* Either execute microcode_ctl after NFS mount e.g. S30microcode_ctl or
* use /bin/awk instead of /usr/bin/head.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Setup NFS-based system where /usr is mounted from an NFS server.
2. Install kernel-utils (contains microcode_ctl) and activate microcode_ctl for
3. Boot the system.
Actual Results: microcode_ctl fails with "No such file or directory:
Expected Results: Successful execution of microcode_ctl.
*** Bug 85574 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
fixed in cvs.
went out into updates-testing today, will go to live updates real soon.