Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 136992
sources file got wiped out after update up2date
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:52 EST
Description of problem:
After up2date was updated to the latest release verison 4.3.46-1 if
fails to update returning warning
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. up2date up2date
2. up2date -u --nox
3. up2date does not find /etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources file.
up2date fails to update
It gives instead:
warning: can't access/etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources
System is already updated !
up2date updating the system.
It can resolved by copying a valid sources file for fc3t3
The sources file has moved to redhat-release/fedora-release.
should this not block 123268
an strace of up2date -u does not show it currently accessing
re comment #2. The souces is still /etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources,
only that file now lives in the "fedora-release" package.
Fedora Core 3 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for security
updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please reopen and
reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a security issue and
hasn't been resolved in the current FC5 updates or in the FC6 test
release, reopen and change the version to match.
Closing per lack of response to previous comment. If this still occurs on FC3
or FC4 and is a security issue, please assign to Fedora Legacy and the
appropriate version. The bug could also be filed against RHEL if it is relevant
up2date has been replaced by pirut and pup in FC5 and FC6, the still fully
supported versions of Fedora Core, so this bug will not be fixed unless it is a