[Yum-devel] yum api kernel install weirdness

Tim Lauridsen tim.lauridsen at googlemail.com
Wed Oct 28 06:32:14 UTC 2009

Now it gets really weird.

sudo yum update kernel is working

but sudo ./yummain.py update kernel fails

[tim at hoth yum]$ sudo ./yummain.py update kernel
Loaded plugins: presto, refresh-packagekit
Setting up Update Process
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package kernel-PAE.i686 0: set to be installed
--> Finished Dependency Resolution

Dependencies Resolved

 Package                Arch             Version
Repository           Size
 kernel-PAE             i686   
rawhide              19 M

Transaction Summary
Install       1 Package(s)
Upgrade       0 Package(s)

Total download size: 19 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
Setting up and reading Presto delta metadata
Processing delta metadata
Package(s) data still to download: 19 M
kernel-PAE-                                     |
19 MB     00:15
Running rpm_check_debug
Running Transaction Test
Finished Transaction Test
Transaction Test Succeeded
Running Transaction
Warning: RPMDB has been altered since the last yum transaction.
  Installing     :
kernel-PAE-                                         1/1

initrdfile is /boot/initramfs-
making it the default based on config
running depmod for
/sbin/new-kernel-pkg: line 292: /sbin/depmod: Permission denied
creating initrd: /sbin/dracut -f
/usr/bin/ldd: line 126: /sbin/udevd: Permission denied
found /boot/initramfs- and using it with grubby
adding to /boot/grub/grub.conf
/etc/lilo.conf does not exist, not running grubby
initrdfile is /boot/initrd-



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