Bug 590984

Summary: yumBackend.py takes 100% of the cpu forever(?)
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Aner Gusic <aner.gusic>
Component: yumAssignee: Seth Vidal <skvidal>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 12CC: ffesti, james.antill, jonathan, maxamillion, pmatilai, richard, smparrish, tla
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Description Aner Gusic 2010-05-11 07:18:34 UTC
Description of problem:
Sometimes, yumBackend.py fails in a way that it takes 90-100% of the cpu and never seems to exit.

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How reproducible:
Don't turn of your laptop for 2-4 days and this will happen.

Actual results:
yumBackend.py takes all the cpu and never exits.

Expected results:
yumBackend.py runs minutes not hours.

Additional info:
Could this bug be triggered by being behind a firewall? "yum update/install" works however. This is the config line in the yum.conf:

Comment 1 seth vidal 2010-05-11 14:24:13 UTC
I'm pretty sure this is the metadata reget bug.

download this yum

and see if it goes away.

Comment 2 Aner Gusic 2010-05-11 14:47:08 UTC
Thanks, updating as we speak. Will get back in a couple of days.

Comment 3 Aner Gusic 2010-05-19 09:46:46 UTC
The bug has not occured since I updated yum.  I suggest we close the bug, I'll make a new comment should the problem reoccur.

Thanks for the help