Bug 99173 - UPdate crashes system
Summary: UPdate crashes system
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date
Version: 4.0
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Adrian Likins
QA Contact: Red Hat Satellite QA List
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-07-15 14:17 UTC by Paul La Marre
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-10-04 18:43:47 UTC

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Description Paul La Marre 2003-07-15 14:17:14 UTC
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Description of problem:
Attempted to run Red Hat Network update.

This process crashed during the install phase -- hung
system completely.

Power reboot attempted -- system now fails to load at
all!! Trash is displayed and a shutdown notice given.

So sees HD but lookes like bootloader is hosed.

I am trying to avoid a complete reload and update cycle.

Any help?

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Try booting

Actual Results:  NO boot, non-meaningful text to screen.

Expected Results:  Loaded system

Additional info:

Post failed update via Red Hat network.

Comment 1 Adrian Likins 2005-10-04 18:43:47 UTC
Sounds like there are hardware or kernel issues involved. If this is still
and issue, you should reopen against kernel. 

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