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

GOLLSCHEWSKY, Tim Tim.GOLLSCHEWSKY at suncorp.com.au
Tue Jan 4 22:58:52 UTC 2011

> >
> > Indeed. This is an anaconda bug and there is a bugzilla for it:
> >
> >   https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=657257
> >
> I filed
>     https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=625216
> during the RHEL 6 beta.  Grubby would segfault.  I think that these
> issues may be related.  In any case, grubby was obviously changed...as
> it now doesn't segfault.  But it looks like no one tested it from a
> %post.
> I could really, really use a fix here.

There is a workaround mentioned in bug 657257 which worked for me.

Put this in your postinstall before the yum update:

  ln -s `awk '{ if ($2 == "/") print $1; }' /etc/fstab` /dev/root



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