Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 129196
up2date fails to update some packages
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:03 EST
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Description of problem:
up2date will not update ant, bcel, jaf, javamail, junit or mx4j to
the latest versions.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.up2date --download ant (or any of the packages mentioned)
Actual Results: Fetching Obsoletes list for channel: rhel-i386-as-
Fetching Obsoletes list for channel: rhel-i386-as-3-extras...
Fetching Obsoletes list for channel: rhel-i386-as-3-devsuite...
Fetching Obsoletes list for channel: rhel-i386-as-3-cluster...
Fetching Obsoletes list for channel: rhel-3-as-i386-rhaps-beta...
Fetching rpm headers...
Name Version Rel
Testing package set / solving RPM inter-dependencies...
The package ant-1.6.1-1jpp_2rh is signed, but with an uknown GPG key.
Package ant-1.6.1-1jpp_2rh has a unknown GPG signature.
Expected Results: The package should be successfully downloaded
The same problem occurred with version 4.2.16-1.
I think this might be because it's coming from the
rhel-3-as-i386-rhaps-beta channel which has packages signed by a
different GPG key. Try changing to the "Red Hat Application Server
1.0" channel and see if it's reproduceable (I'm doing the same here).
I am not familiar with how to change to the "Red Hat Application
Server 1.0" channel. If you could let me know what to do (and also
how to revert to the channel I am currently using), then I will try
What result did you get from trying this?
I have just had an email about the case to say that the status is
NEEDINFO. What info is currently needed?
I think Adrian changed it to NEEDINFO because he wanted to see if
things worked if you changed to the non-beta channel. You can do that
by logging into RHN (rhn.redhat.com), going to the "Systems" tab and
clicking on the system you wish to modify. Once there, click on
"Alter Channel Subscriptions", uncheck "Red Hat Application Server
Beta" and check "Red Hat Application Server 1.0". Finally, click the
"Change Subscriptions" button. Now go to that machine and re-try your
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