Bug 1262545 - PackageKit (hawkey?) doesn't handle Obsoletes (for split packages)
Summary: PackageKit (hawkey?) doesn't handle Obsoletes (for split packages)
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: PackageKit
Version: 23
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Richard Hughes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: 1260394
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-09-12 14:29 UTC by Rex Dieter
Modified: 2016-12-20 14:37 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 14:37:28 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Rex Dieter 2015-09-12 14:29:14 UTC


I implemented in plasma-workspace.spec:

%package -n sddm-breeze
Summary:    SDDM breeze theme
# upgrade path, when sddm-breeze was split out
Obsoletes: plasma-workspace < 5.3.2-8
Requires:  plasma-workspace = %{version}-%{release}

But it would appear PackageKit/hawkey is not processing the Obsoletes and pulling sddm-breeze into the update transaction.

$ rpm -q dnf plasma-workspace sddm-breeze
package sddm-breeze is not installed

$ pkcon update

$ rpm -q plasma-workspace sddm-breeze
package sddm-breeze is not installed

See also similar dnf bug #1261034

yum-deprecated works (as expected).

Comment 1 carasin 2015-09-13 08:12:37 UTC
I confirm this bug.

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