Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 117114
Installer cannot find libgstcontrol-0.7.so.5 or libgstreamer-0.7.so.5
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:37 EST
Description of problem:
When running yum update, it fails to find all necessary dependencies.
The missing ones are:
- required by rhythmbox
- required by gnome-media, rhythmbox, nautilus-media
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. leave url in yum.conf as default:
2. run 'yum -y update' or 'yum update' as root
Actual Results: Gathering header information file(s) from server(s)
Server: Fedora Core 1.90 - Development Tree
Finding updated packages
Downloading needed headers
Package rhythmbox needs libgstcontrol-0.7.so.5, this is not available.
Package gnome-media needs libgstreamer-0.7.so.5, this is not available.
Package rhythmbox needs libgstreamer-0.7.so.5, this is not available.
Package nautilus-media needs libgstreamer-0.7.so.5, this is not available.
Expected Results: Updates complete with no problem
not a bug in yum, but in libgstreamer.
Certain files have a different name in the development version of
Possible solution #1:
Dependencies/buildlinks should be redone in rhythmbox, gnome-media and
nautilus-media, causing them to dynamically link against
libgstreamer-0.7.so.6 instead of libgstreamer-0.7.so.5.
Possible solution #2:
The build process of libgstreamer should be altered so it produces the
(first bugzilla post, forgive me if I did wrong)
Off to gstreamer for fix ...
Should be closed. This is just a result of gstreamer's API changing
with the developmental version to require changing the library
version. Rebuilding those packages, which has already happened in
Rawhide/Development, solves the problem.