Bug 124610

Summary: scheduled actions to update up2date fail because of code to auto-update up2date
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Reporter: Adrian Likins <alikins>
Component: up2dateAssignee: Adrian Likins <alikins>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fanny Augustin <fmoquete>
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Description Adrian Likins 2004-05-27 21:09:39 UTC
Description of problem:
have a version of up2date-4.2.18 installed,
schedule an update of a newer package, run rhn_check,


Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/rhn_check", line 332, in ?
    handle_action(action)
  File "/usr/sbin/rhn_check", line 209, in handle_action
    (status, message, data) = run_action(method, params)
  File "/usr/sbin/rhn_check", line 164, in run_action
    (status, message, data) = do_call(method, params)
  File "/usr/sbin/rhn_check", line 92, in do_call
    retval = apply(method, params)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/actions/packages.py", line 359, in update
    ret = _catchErrors(batchRun, "packages.update", (0, pkgList))
  File "/usr/share/rhn/actions/packages.py", line 195, in _catchErrors
    ret = apply(method, args)
  File "/usr/share/rhn/actions/packages.py", line 398, in batchRun
    actionPkgs = pkgList)
  File "wrapper.py", line 1066, in batchRun
    batch.run()
  File "up2dateBatch.py", line 61, in run
    self.__selectPackagesToInstall()
  File "up2dateBatch.py", line 147, in __selectPackagesToInstall
    raise up2dateErrors.Up2dateNeedsUpdateError
up2date_client.up2dateErrors.Up2dateNeedsUpdateError

Comment 1 Adrian Likins 2004-05-27 21:12:16 UTC
er, make that 4.2.16 above.

fixed in cvs, in up2date-4.2.17 eventually in dist-3.0E-U3


Comment 2 Jay Turner 2004-08-03 01:32:36 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem 
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being 
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, 
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report 
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2004-367.html