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Bug 121090 - Up2date crahes with IOError message.
Up2date crahes with IOError message.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 117054
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Adrian Likins
Fanny Augustin
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Blocks: 124619
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Reported: 2004-04-16 19:19 EDT by Damien
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-05 02:25:41 EDT
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Description Damien 2004-04-16 19:19:06 EDT
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Description of problem:
Up2date fails with the following error when performing any funcions,
like -l or -u.
I have tried with several mirror sites as well as the main redhat
up2date site.  Used,, and
This occurs imediately upon trying to get headers, the "Fetching rpm
headers..." line.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run up2date -l

Actual Results:  See crash data.

Expected Results:  Should have had a listing of packages available.

Additional info:

Here is the ouput :
Fetching Obsoletes list for channel: fedora-core-rawhide...
Fetching rpm headers...
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/up2date-nox", line 1271, in ?
    sys.exit(main() or 0)
  File "/usr/sbin/up2date-nox", line 799, in main
    fullUpdate, dryRun=options.dry_run))
  File "/usr/sbin/up2date-nox", line 1147, in batchRun
  File "", line 62, in run
  File "", line 108, in __findPackagesToUpdate
  File "", line 580, in getPackagesToInstall
  File "", line 609, in __skipPackages
  File "", line 630, in __skipFiles
  File "", line 669, in buildHeaderList
  File "", line 37, in __getitem__
  File "", line 42, in __retrievePackage
  File "", line 112, in doCall
  File "", line 31, in getHeader
  File "", line 210, in getHeader
  File "/usr/share/rhn/up2date_client/repoBackends/", line
93, in getHeader
    hdrBuf =
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/", line 217, in read
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/", line 260, in _read
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/", line 161, in _read_gzip_header
    raise IOError, 'Not a gzipped file'
IOError: Not a gzipped file
Comment 1 Rahul Sundaram 2005-09-05 02:25:41 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 117054 ***

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