Bug 1038314

Summary: Cyclic dependencies: erlang and erlang-examples
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: jakub.jedelsky
Component: erlangAssignee: Peter Lemenkov <lemenkov>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 19CC: erlang, lemenkov, rhbugs
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Fixed In Version: erlang-17.2.1-1.fc21 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-08-27 18:54:09 UTC Type: Bug
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Description jakub.jedelsky 2013-12-04 21:22:04 UTC
Description of problem:
It is impossible to remove erlang package with /usr/bin/rpm command with erlang-examples and vice versa. There are cyclic dependencies among these two packages.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. try to remove erlang
$ /usr/bin/rpm -e erlang
error: Failed dependencies:
erlang(x86-64) = R16B-02.3.fc19 is needed by (installed) erlang-examples-R16B-02.3.fc19.x86_64

2. try to remove erlang-examples
$ /usr/bin/rpm -e erlang-examples
error: Failed dependencies:
erlang-examples(x86-64) = R16B-02.3.fc19 is needed by (installed) erlang-R16B-02.3.fc19.x86_64

3. try to remove erlang

Actual results:
can't remove erlang without erlang-examples and vice versa

Expected results:
One of packages is possible to remove without any dependencies.

Additional info:
It's because of puppet, which removes packages through rpm command. There is no problem with removing through yum.