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Old 01-16-2008, 10:10 AM   #1
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Error running updates for the first time on suse 10.3

Subprocess failed. Error: RPM failed: Free diskspace below /boot: 25811672 blocks
Setting up /lib/modules/

Kernel image: /boot/vmlinuz-
Initrd image: /boot/initrd-
Root device: /dev/disk/by-id/scsi-SATA_WDC_WD1200BB-98WD-WMAEL1336874-part2 (/dev/sda2) (mounted on / as ext3)
Resume device: /dev/sdb1
Device sdb not found in sysfs
Script /lib/mkinitrd/setup/72- failed!
/sbin/mkinitrd failed
error: %post(kernel-default- scriptlet failed, exit status 1

2008-01-16 01:55:51 jakarta-commons-modeler-2.0-102.noarch.rpm installed ok
2008-01-16 01:55:57 tomcat55-server-lib-5.5.23-112.noarch.rpm installed ok
2008-01-16 01:55:59 libgcj-devel-4.2-24.i586.rpm installed ok
2008-01-16 01:56:06 gcc42-java-4.2.1_20070724-17.i586.rpm installed ok
2008-01-16 01:56:09 tomcat55-5.5.23-112.noarch.rpm installed ok
Additional rpm output:
Updating etc/sysconfig/tomcat55...

2008-01-16 01:56:11 gcc-java-4.2-24.i586.rpm installed ok
2008-01-16 01:56:13 java-1_4_2-gcj-compat-devel- installed ok
Old 01-16-2008, 01:12 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by idedwards View Post
Subprocess failed. Error: RPM failed: Free diskspace below /boot: 25811672 blocks
The error suggests there's a disk space issue. Please report the output of the disk info command
df -h
Old 01-17-2008, 06:51 AM   #3
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return on df -h

linux-1:~ # df -h
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/sda2 109G 6.6G 97G 7% /
udev 1014M 84K 1014M 1% /dev
/dev/sr0 665M 665M 0 100% /media/SU1030.001

It looks like there is enough space


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