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Bug 452745 - I can't uninstall "old" kernel images
Summary: I can't uninstall "old" kernel images
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: PackageKit
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Robin Norwood
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-06-24 19:17 UTC by Spider
Modified: 2008-07-04 10:04 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-07-04 10:04:28 UTC


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Description Spider 2008-06-24 19:17:52 UTC
Description of problem:
My "recent" Fedora 9 install has a few old kernel images in the Grub menu (which
I have to page through each boot due to dual-booting) and I cannot remove them
with PackageKit as it is shipped with Fedora 9

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Install and update

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open "add remove software"  
2. Search for "kernel"  
3. select one of the many versions installed and try to uninstall it.
4. Miserable failure, claims it wants to remove half your system.

Actual results:


Expected results:
Removing old unneeded packages.

Additional info:
Hopefully fixed already, but fix is not propagated to default system.

Comment 1 Richard Hughes 2008-06-25 14:10:20 UTC
Yup, already fixed in master, I just need to push a new major version into F9.


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