Bug 76032

Summary: Redhat-Config-Packages crashes when run
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Harry Ising <harry.ising>
Component: redhat-config-packagesAssignee: Jeremy Katz <katzj>
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Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: athlon   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2002-10-15 22:19:52 UTC Type: ---
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Description Harry Ising 2002-10-15 22:19:46 UTC
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Description of problem:
When going to run the Redhat packager, the screen will display for a moment and
then disappear. Running Readhat 8.0 on Athalon 1.7 with 512mb of RAM. Using KDE
as X window front end

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Click on the RedHat
2.Go to System Settings
3.Go to packages

Actual Results:  Will display package screen for a moment, then screen will

Expected Results:  Should be able to see web pasge of installed packages

Additional info:

Here is the error message running redhat-config-package from the command line

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/MainWindow.py", line 163, in ?
comps = im.readCompsViaMethod(hdlist, progress.update)
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/method.py", line 488, in readCompsViaMethod
    update_method = update_method)
  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/comps.py", line 387, in __init__
    self.readCompsFile(file, self.packages)
  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/comps.py", line 471, in readCompsFile
  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/comps.py", line 420, in setupStateDicts
    for prov in h[rpm.RPMTAG_PROVIDES]:
TypeError: iteration over non-sequence

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-10-31 22:50:25 UTC
Fixed in CVS and in the packages at

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 70972 ***