Grubby templates [was Somebody hosed grub.conf]

Jonathan Corbet corbet-ft at
Mon May 16 15:06:09 UTC 2011

On Fri, 13 May 2011 08:43:30 -0600
Jonathan Corbet <corbet-ft at> wrote:

> I watched closely as today's kernel update came through:
> >   Installing : kernel-2.6.39-0.rc7.git3.0.fc16.x86_64                       19/37 
> > grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template  

In case anybody's watching: today's kernel update (being
kernel-2.6.39-0.rc7.git6.1.fc16.x86_64) produced the same message from
grubby.  BUT it also managed to add the proper line to grub.conf anyway.
Not sure what's going on, but the situation seems improved.


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