dropping mkinitrd from recent Joyrides

C. Scott Ananian cscott at laptop.org
Mon Jul 21 15:26:57 EDT 2008

On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 2:24 PM, Mikus Grinbergs <mikus at bga.com> wrote:
> Came across an XO on which 'rpm -q kernel' listed two packages --
> from 0716 and from 0718.  Wanted to do 'rpm -e' on the one from
> 0716.  That failed, because file '/sbin/new-kernel-pkg' could not be
> found.  Did 'yum install mkinitrd'.  Now the 'rpm -e' of the 0716
> package worked.

What was /boot/olpc_build on these machines?

Had the kernel been manually updated, or was this an actual build
which had this problem?

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