Kernel Switcher broken? [Solved]

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andreios
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Kernel Switcher broken? [Solved]

Post by andreios » Fri Sep 07, 2018 9:44

Until now I always used the kernel switcher. But now since last update I get only this message.

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kernel-switcher switch linux-sabayon-4.18.6                                                                             
☢ Not a kernel: linux-sabayon-4.18.6
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Re: Kernel Switcher broken?

Post by andreios » Fri Sep 07, 2018 11:25

When I list the available kernels I get this:

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 /usr/bin/kernel-switcher list                                                                                                   
╠      @@ Package: sys-kernel/linux-sabayon-4.16.18 branch: 5, [sabayonlinux.org] 
╠          Available:     version: 4.16.18 ~ tag: NoTag ~ revision: 0
╠          Installed:     version: Not installed ~ tag: n/a ~ revision: n/a
╠          Slot:          4.16
╠          Homepage:      https://github.com/Sabayon/kernel 
╠          Description:   Official Sabayon Linux Standard 
╠                         kernel image 
╠          License:       GPL-2 linux-firmware
Try to install any other kernel I get this

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☢ Not a kernel: linux-sabayon-4.17.19
Even with my currently installed kernel

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equo s linux-sabayon-4.17                                                                                                         
╠  @@ Searching...
╠      @@ Package: sys-kernel/linux-sabayon-4.17.19 branch: 5, [sabayonlinux.org] 
╠          Available:     version: 4.17.19 ~ tag: NoTag ~ revision: 0
╠          Installed:     version: 4.17.19 ~ tag: NoTag ~ revision: 0
╠          Slot:          4.17
╠          Homepage:      https://github.com/Sabayon/kernel 
╠          Description:   Official Sabayon Linux Standard 
╠                         kernel image 
╠          License:       GPL-2 linux-firmware
╠   Keywords:  linux-sabayon-4.17
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Re: Kernel Switcher broken?

Post by Stupot » Fri Sep 07, 2018 19:07

yep, I'm seeing the same thing. Looks like a newly introduced regression. Did you file a bug report?

It also breaks the switching functionality because it can't find the kernel when you attempt to switch to it (which makes sense because it's probably using the same kernel list mechanism).

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Re: Kernel Switcher broken?

Post by andreios » Fri Sep 07, 2018 19:26

No, not filed anything yet.

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Re: Kernel Switcher broken?

Post by joost » Sat Sep 08, 2018 23:52

We are aware of this issue and working on a fix.
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Re: Kernel Switcher broken?

Post by andreios » Sun Sep 09, 2018 11:42

It's fixed.

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