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Bug 127491 - up2date segfaults during attempted update
up2date segfaults during attempted update
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Bret McMillan
Fanny Augustin
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Blocks: 130798
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Reported: 2004-07-08 17:42 EDT by C.M. Connelly
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-19 15:22:53 EDT
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Output from up2date -u -f -i -vv (1.62 KB, text/plain)
2004-07-08 17:45 EDT, C.M. Connelly
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Description C.M. Connelly 2004-07-08 17:42:45 EDT
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Description of problem:
up2date segfaults when run from the command line (with or without X).
 The problem also appears to affect remotely scheduled (from RHN) updates.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run up2date
2. Step through dialogs until up2date is fetching headers
3. up2date dies

Also reproducable on the command line with ``up2date -u -f -i -vv''
(output attached).

Actual Results:  up2date exits with ``Segmentation fault (core dumped)''.

Expected Results:  up2date downloads available 

Additional info:
Comment 1 C.M. Connelly 2004-07-08 17:45:45 EDT
Created attachment 101733 [details]
Output from up2date -u -f -i -vv
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-19 15:22:53 EDT
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
During the maintenance phase, only security errata and select mission
critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products. Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.
For more information of the RHEL errata support policy, please visit:
If you feel this bug is indeed mission critical, please contact your
support representative. You may be asked to provide detailed
information on how this bug is affecting you.

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