Bug 1022291 - No obsoletes for texlive-texdiff-bin
No obsoletes for texlive-texdiff-bin
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: texlive (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-10-22 21:46 EDT by Mamoru TASAKA
Modified: 2015-02-17 12:47 EST (History)
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Description Mamoru TASAKA 2013-10-22 21:46:01 EDT
Description of problem:
It seems that with this commit:


the subpackage -texdiff-bin was removed, however no proper
obsoletes for that. As a result, when -texdiff-bin was already
installed previously, texlive cannot be upgraded with updates-testing
repo installed.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Just to upgrade texlive

Actual results:
Error: Package: 3:texlive-texdiff-bin-svn15506.0-1.20131014_r31898.fc19.noarch (@updates-testing)
           Requires: texlive-kpathsea-lib = 3:2013-1.20131014_r31898.fc19
           Removing: 3:texlive-kpathsea-lib-2013-1.20131014_r31898.fc19.i686 (@updates-testing)
               texlive-kpathsea-lib = 3:2013-1.20131014_r31898.fc19
           Updated By: 3:texlive-kpathsea-lib-2013-2.20131019_r31948.fc19.i686 (updates-testing)
               texlive-kpathsea-lib = 3:2013-2.20131019_r31948.fc19
           Available: 2:texlive-kpathsea-lib-2012-22.20130427_r30134.fc19.i686 (fedora)
               texlive-kpathsea-lib = 2:2012-22.20130427_r30134.fc19
           Available: 3:texlive-kpathsea-lib-2013-0.1.20130608_r30832.fc19.i686 (updates)
               texlive-kpathsea-lib = 3:2013-0.1.20130608_r30832.fc19
 You could try using --skip-broken to work around the problem
 You could try running: rpm -Va --nofiles --nodigest

Note that even from current f9-updates texlive-2013-0.1.20130608_r30832.fc19
perhaps upgrading will fail (because texlive-2013-0.1.20130608_r30832.fc19
has texlive-texdiff-bin subpackage)

Full log:

Expected results:
Upgrading should success.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Xavier Bachelot 2013-10-30 05:16:45 EDT
This happens with a Fedora 19 upgraded to F20 too. Removing texlive-texdiff-bin-svn15506.0-0.5.20130608_r30832.fc20.noarch (which in turn removes texlive-texdiff-svn26313.0.4-22.fc19.noarch) allows to upgrade the remaining of the texlive stack.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2013-10-31 14:23:29 EDT
texlive-2013-3.20131021_r31961.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-11-01 16:26:46 EDT
Package texlive-2013-3.20131021_r31961.fc20:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing texlive-2013-3.20131021_r31961.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
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Comment 4 Mamoru TASAKA 2013-11-04 22:54:00 EST
This report is against F-19, not F-20.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-11-10 03:03:13 EST
texlive-2013-3.20131021_r31961.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 6 Mamoru TASAKA 2013-11-10 04:15:16 EST
Reopening, this is against F-19.
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