Bugzilla will be upgraded to version 5.0. The upgrade date is tentatively scheduled for 2 December 2018, pending final testing and feedback.
Bug 83059 - no grubby makes new-kernel-pkg error
no grubby makes new-kernel-pkg error
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: mkinitrd (Show other bugs)
powerpc Linux
medium Severity medium
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Peter Jones
David Lawrence
Depends On:
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2003-01-29 16:32 EST by Guy Streeter
Modified: 2016-02-09 20:32 EST (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-08-18 11:08:20 EDT
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description Guy Streeter 2003-01-29 16:32:11 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
The new-kernel-pkg script exits with an error if there is no grubby. This causes
kernel postinstall script errors on ppc64.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install the kernel rpm

Actual Results:  error in postinstall scriptlet

Expected Results:  no error

Additional info:

By the way, it exits with success if 'verbose' is on.

The pSeries has yaboot, which in general can be treated like lilo.
On iSeries, the new kernel image has to be copied into the boot source for the B
and C sides.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-02-04 12:44:39 EST
Should be there in 3.4.39+, but needs testing
Comment 2 Guy Streeter 2005-07-08 10:32:40 EDT
I think it is safe to assume this is now fixed. I haven't seen this problem in
RHEL or Fedora in a long time.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.