Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 112591
Package Manager Dependency Fail Installing X-Devel
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:00:47 EDT
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Description of problem:
When trying to install the X software development packages, The
install fails when searching for XFree86-libs 4.3.0-2 Required by
Repeats everytime. I have done a forced install of Xfree86-libs
4.3.0-2 to attempt to fix this and still same effect.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Fresh Redhat Install w/ xwindows and gnome
3.select X software development packages
Actual Results: Packages not found error windows pops up.
The following package could not be found on your system.
Installation cannot continue untill it is installed.
Expected Results: Installation of the X-devel packages.
I do have 4.3.0-2 of the Xfree libs installed.
I was able to work around the bug , w/ up2date..
2:check redhat-config-packages (it doesn't note the new addition)
3:install x windows devel packages via packagemanager
no more dependency failures.
*** Bug 112589 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
This report is filed against a product which is no longer supported. It is very
likely that the problem is resolved in the current version of Fedora Core or
scheduled to be resolved with the new system-config-packages scheduled to land
in Fedora Core 5.