Bug 169638

Summary: yum repos are often out of sync
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Adam Pribyl <covex>
Component: yumAssignee: Jeremy Katz <katzj>
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: 2.4.2 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Adam Pribyl 2005-09-30 11:08:44 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050909 Fedora/1.7.10-1.5.2

Description of problem:
I have constantly troubles, mainly when using mirros, that different mirrors are in different state, therefore dowloading database from one results in download failure from different mirror. 

Today I come to situation that update from main fedora site (I removed mirrors) ends up with 
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: libpqxx-2.5.4.so for package: koffice-kexi
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
Error: Missing Dependency: libpqxx-2.5.4.so is needed by package koffice-kexi

On fedora download web I see koffice is also updated to 1.4.1-5.fc4, but it is not scheduled to be updated trought yum. There can not be scheduled package like libpqxx to be update, while koffice is not if it is its dependency!

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum update

Actual Results:  I can not update system without removing koffice-kexi.

Expected Results:  All repos in sync. No packages scheduled for udpate, while all dependencies can not be solved.

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Sorry, but I am relly getting scared about these troubles as this causes lot of strange troubles with update to ordinary users.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2006-04-19 16:10:14 EDT
This should be better with the cachecookie support in later versions of yum.