Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 114136
Package totals off by one
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:35 EST
* rawhide-20040122.mikem (0122 + new initrd)
Package totals in some installs are one higher that the number of
packages listed as installed in the log.
My first thought was comps, but there seems to be no comps package in
any of the logs, even the ones with correct package totals. (Although
there is comps-extras).
Installs with correct package totals:
Installs with incorrect package totals:
I see no particular pattern offhand.
Created attachment 97198 [details]
fwiw, FC2-re0122.0 had precisely the same testcases encounter the error.
The problem does not occur in the more recent FC2 trees.
However, the rawhide trees are another story. It looks like every
rawhide tree since has manifested the bug. Always the same three
testcases too: raid0_install, raid1_on_root, and RH-full_server.
Aha, it's because rawhide trees don't end up with a comps.rpm while
the FC2 trees do. And via ftp, I get a file for comps.rpm and so bump
my number of packages by one, even though it's ridiculous and
Low priority to actually fix this since it shouldn't happen with a
"well-formed" tree (and even when it does, it's cosmetic). And I'll
bug notting/sopwith about getting comps packages built for rawhide.
I've run some additional tests today. Not all ftp installs produce