Bug#255077: Installation Report i386: wrong kernel installed
On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 23:30:47 +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
>tags 255077 + moreinfo unreproducible
>On Friday 18 June 2004 18:42, Herbert Kaminski wrote:
>> Kernel 2.6.6 was selected, but 2.4.25 was installed,
>> so in stage 2 no module was found, networking failed,
>> installation could not finish.
>Several people have tried to reproduce this bug using the exact same image you
>used at medium priority. All ended up with 2.6.6 correctly installed,
>including the modules.
>Could you try to reproduce the bug yourself and tell us exactly how?
>It could be useful if you would first check your download using the md5sum on
Sorry, it was my fault, and I was able to reproduce it with sarge_d-i.
As this notebook had WinXP, Win98, an old SuSE and a previous d-i test
installed, I did not replace the boot loader with grub but kept the old
one. It was lilo, so I should have run lilo from Suse. Creating a new
ext3 file system apparently did not destroy the kernel from the old
d-i test months ago, that was a 2.4.25. After updating lilo, the
installation finished flawlessly.
Sorry for the noise.