Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1003204
yum update fails in Fedora due to inability to find tuple package
Last modified: 2015-02-17 12:00:26 EST
Description of problem: yum update fails due to inability to find required file
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Fedora 19 default yum
How reproducible: Every time. Since installing Fedora 19, all update queries report that system is up to date. When 'yum update' is requested from a terminal, the error message reproduced below is returned.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open terminal
2. log in as su
3. yum update
Actual results: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/PackageKit/helpers/yum/yumBackend.py", line 2708, in get_updates ygl = self.yumbase.doPackageLists(pkgnarrow='obsoletes') File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 2961, in doPackageLists instpo = self.getInstalledPackageObject(instTup) File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 4074, in getInstalledPackageObject raise Errors.RpmDBError, _('Package tuple $s could not be found in rpmdb') $ str(pkgtup) RpmDBError: Package tuple ('NetworkManager-vpnc', 'i686', '1', '0.9.3.997', '3.fc18') could not be found in rpmdb
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