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Bug 195350

Summary: resolvedep doesn't work in yum
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Reporter: Bill Peck <bpeck>
Component: yumAssignee: Jeremy Katz <katzj>
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Version: 5.0CC: jlaska, katzj, pnasrat
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Description Bill Peck 2006-06-14 17:14:06 EDT
Description of problem:
resolvedep doesn't seem to work in the latest version of yum in rawhide.  I can
install the package with the file name that should have been resolved by yum so
I know the metadata is good.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
 yum-2.9.0-4.noarch

How reproducible:
every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install rawhide-20060614
2. try to use the resolvedep argument for yum.
3. yum resolvedep /usr/bin/screen
  
Yum will come back with no packages found.  yet doing a yum install screen will
work.

Additional info:
Currently this is how we figure out which test rpm to install for a given test
in RHTS.  So this prevents us from testing xen in the latest rawhide.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2006-06-14 17:28:50 EDT
Paul started building the fix for this (in yum-metadata-parser) earlier this
afternoon
Comment 2 Paul Nasrat 2006-06-19 13:56:17 EDT
[pnasrat@exeter ~]$ yum -d1 resolvedep /usr/bin/screen
0:screen-4.0.2-14.i386
[pnasrat@exeter ~]$ rpm -q yum yum-metadata-parser
yum-2.9.0-5
yum-metadata-parser-1.0-6
Comment 3 Paul Nasrat 2006-06-19 17:24:25 EDT
Fixed for filelists entries as well as primary
Comment 4 Jay Turner 2006-09-21 23:24:44 EDT
RHEL5 has yum-2.9.6-1.