Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 138425
yum gives Traceback after doing a CD upgrade from Fedora Core 2 to Fedora Core 3
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:50:46 EST
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Description of problem:
Yum gives a Traceback
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.yum clean all
Actual Results: # yum update
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 6, in ?
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 23, in ?
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 33, in ?
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/groups.py", line 3, in ?
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/comps.py", line 5, in ?
File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/libxml2.py", line 1, in ?
ImportError: /usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/libxml2mod.so: undefined
Expected Results: yum would run, fetch headers and updated packages
Security issue? can not apply security patches using yum.
Not a security issue, any more than 'system won't boot' is a security
rpm -q libxml2 libxml2-python
tell me what it turns up.
were you running fc3 from a pure install or did you run the test/rc
releases? Were you running rawhide?
I found the problem on this, I was not running rawhide however at some
point ended up with libxml2-python-2.6.15-2 while running FC2.
libxml2-python-2.6.15-2 was part of an update Oct 28th 2004, I am told
after FC3 was closed.