[CentOS-virt] new-kernel-pkg needs to be made Xen-aware

Sat Nov 23 19:14:02 UTC 2013
Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org>

On 11/23/2013 12:07 PM, Kenneth Porter wrote:
> I ran "yum update" the other day on my dom0 and let it pull a new kernel. 
> The RPM install scriptlet runs /sbin/new-kernel-pkg (part of the grubby 
> package) to update grub.conf. It writes a new record to boot the Linux 
> kernel instead of Xen. It would be nice if it noticed that it was running 
> inside Xen and wrote a suitable record for that.

We are aware of this issue and for now, you have to manually run

We are also aware that the setup that grub-bootxen.sh provides is very
basic and does not learn/keep custom settings.

This is something that we would love to receive community input to fix.

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