[rhelv6-list] new kernel is installed but grub was not updated properly

Trond Hasle Amundsen t.h.amundsen at usit.uio.no
Tue Jan 4 18:44:23 UTC 2011

Jussi Silvennoinen <jussi_rhel6 at silvennoinen.net> writes:

>> When I run yum -y update, the new kernel packages is downloaded and installed but grub.conf was not changed.
>> I receive this error:
>> Installing     : kernel-2.6.32-71.7.1.el6.i686                         47/104
>> grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template
> Is this rhnreg_ks during kickstart instead on yum -y update afterwards?
> In my case, I noticed Anaconda or whatever sets up /etc/mtab during
> install in such a manner that grubby is confused.

Indeed. This is an anaconda bug and there is a bugzilla for it:


Trond H. Amundsen <t.h.amundsen at usit.uio.no>
Center for Information Technology Services, University of Oslo

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