Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 133326
Yum hang and failure to download xorg dep
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:49:55 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7)
Description of problem:
Yum hangs when executing yum update when it attempts to retrieve some
xorg font packages and the dependencies. Specifically the xfs package
fails to download then is suddendly listed as completed and this is
what the output looks like:
I found if I downloaded the offending package first that yum behaved
more or less properly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Initiate a system wide update using yum update
Actual Results: Yum hung and failed to update.
Expected Results: expected all installed packages to be updated if
xorg-x11-xfs-6.8.1-3.i386 79% |=================== | 184 kB
dxorg-x11-xfs-6.8.1-3.i386 100% |=========================| 199 kB
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 139, in ?
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 94, in main
(result, resultmsgs) = base.buildTransaction()
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 131,
(rescode, restring) = self.resolveDeps()
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/depsolve.py", line 151,
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/depsolve.py", line 115,
hdr = po.getHeader()
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/packages.py", line 272,
hdr = hlist
IndexError: list index out of range
Note that I did do an upgrade instead of a clean install.
duplicate of 133274
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 133274 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.