Bug 1030998 - install doesn't work for '*/binaryname' patterns
Summary: install doesn't work for '*/binaryname' patterns
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dnf (Show other bugs)
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Version: 20
Hardware: Unspecified Unspecified
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Assignee: Ales Kozumplik
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-11-15 13:03 UTC by Jaroslav Škarvada
Modified: 2014-09-30 23:41 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20
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Last Closed: 2013-11-24 23:42:11 UTC
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Description Jaroslav Škarvada 2013-11-15 13:03:42 UTC
Description of problem:
dnf install doesn't work for wildcards

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
dnf-0.4.6-1.fc20.noarch

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. dnf install '*/i7z'

Actual results:
Nothing to do

Expected results:
Install of i7z package

Additional info:
dnf provides '*/i7z'
i7z-0.27.2-8.fc20.x86_64 ...

yum install '*/i7z'
...install in progress

This is handy speed-up if one know the name of the binary but not the name of the package (or can't remember) and is pretty sure there will be only one match (if not he/she can still cancel the installation).

Comment 1 Ales Kozumplik 2013-11-18 07:26:23 UTC
Hm, this could be either a bug in the subject parsing or something we don't do for perfomance reasons (the filename lookup is expensive, esp. if it contains globbing). We'll look into that.

Comment 2 Zdeněk Pavlas 2013-11-18 09:20:26 UTC
IMO this is not a bug. Why are you using quotes when you WANT wildcards to be expanded, anyway?

Comment 3 Ales Kozumplik 2013-11-18 09:30:23 UTC
It was a bug indeed.

Fixed by c388ac6, the patch will be included in dnf-0.4.8

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-11-21 15:56:07 UTC
dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20

Comment 5 lnie 2013-11-22 04:40:08 UTC
fixed with dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-11-24 04:04:00 UTC
Package dnf-0.4.8-1.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 dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2013-22052/dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-11-24 23:42:11 UTC
dnf-0.4.8-1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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