3.5.0 kernel problem

Andre Robatino robatino at fedoraproject.org
Sun Jun 3 18:47:57 UTC 2012

David <dgboles <at> gmail.com> writes:

> In all cases I did not get an initramfs. In all cases these kernels will
> not boot.

I have


installed, I have an initramfs for all of them, and testing the latest one, it
boots properly (most of the time I just boot into a non-debug kernel in runlevel
3, apply updates, and shut down). I see a different problem - for the latest
3.5.0 kernels, kernel-devel does not contain the file
/usr/src/kernels/*/System.map. For example, when installing the latest kernel I

Processing delta metadata
/usr/src/kernels/3.5.0-0.rc0.git11.1.fc18.x86_64/System.map: No such file or
delta does not match installed data

and surely enough the file does not exist, even though "rpm -ql
kernel-devel-3.5.0-0.rc0.git11.1.fc18.x86_64 | grep System.map" lists it. The
two 3.5.0 kernels have this problem, the 3.4.0 kernel does not.

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