Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 908293
F18: new kernel doesn't appear on grub-efi menu after update (grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template)
Last modified: 2014-02-05 13:55:09 EST
Created attachment 693873 [details]
grub2-efi.cfg that failed to update correctly
Description of problem:
On a clean install (Fedora-18 x86_64 installed yesterday from Live Desktop), I can't update the kernel andboot on it. When i update ther kernel, yum says
grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template
If I look in /etc/grub2-efi.cfg, the new kernel doesn't appear.
Note: the symlink /etc/grub2.cfg is broken, but this is probably normal since I am on an EFI system (recent computer).
/etc/grub2-efi.cfg is the result of grub2-mkconfig, and contains some complex configuration, including a submenu for the previous kernel with advenced options. I wonder if this is too complex for grubby.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): grubby-8.22-1
How reproducible: always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install F18 on efi system
2. yum update grubby
3. yum update kernel
Actual results: The kernel 3.7.5-201 is not present in /etc/grub2-efi.cfg
Expected results: The kernel is present
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