Bug 85337

Summary: All updates fail with: package glibc-2.2.93-5 is already installed
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Tim LaBerge <tlaberge>
Component: up2dateAssignee: Adrian Likins <alikins>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Red Hat Satellite QA List <satellite-qa-list>
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Description Tim LaBerge 2003-02-28 05:25:59 UTC
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Description of problem:
Under RH8.0, any attempt to update any package using up2date fails with:

Test install failed because of package conflicts:
package glibc-2.2.93-5 is already installed



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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run up2date
2. Select any package to update
3.
    

Actual Results:  A dialog came up with:

Test install failed because of package conflicts:
package glibc-2.2.93-5 is already installed


Additional info:

I am not using a stock kernel:

#uname -a
Linux tlaberge-linux 2.4.19 #22 SMP Thu Jan 23 12:06:12 CST 2003 i686 i686 i386
GNU/Linux

This is on an IBM T30.