kernel 2396 and 2401 will not install

LarryT guess.who at
Sun Jul 16 12:45:47 UTC 2006

Jim Cornette wrote:
> Mike Chambers wrote:
>> On Sat, 2006-07-15 at 16:53 -0600, Michal Jaegermann wrote:
>>> You can try 'pkill new-kernel-pkg' from another shell, does not
>>> matter if you are running yum or rpm directly, and that should allow
>>> you to finish although you will get an error from a %post script.
>>> You will need to edit /etc/grub.conf yourself but a corresponding
>>> initrd is already created.
>> It will still install if you logon to another shell and look for the
>> nash process and kill it.  Then the install will continue as well as
>> update grub.conf.
> I can confirm killing nash during update allows the kernels to 
> install. If anything is amiss with the kernel post install, I am not 
> seeing any problems.
> See bug below:
> rpm -q kernel
> kernel-2.6.17-1.2396.fc6
> kernel-2.6.17-1.2401.fc6
The problem is still there with last kernel 2405.
killall -9 nash successfully resolve the problem

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