Bug 158550 - On alphas it doesnt see the "noarch" packages from repo.
Summary: On alphas it doesnt see the "noarch" packages from repo.
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum
Version: 4
Hardware: alpha
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2005-05-23 14:46 UTC by Balint Cristian
Modified: 2014-01-21 22:52 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-23 14:54:52 UTC
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Description Balint Cristian 2005-05-23 14:46:16 UTC
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Description of problem:
On alphas it cannot see the "noarch" packages so it cant work.   
Atthach a patch to fix this, tested by more users: 
--- rpmUtils/arch.py.orig    2004-10-31 05:24:17.000000000 +0200 
+++ rpmUtils/arch.py 2005-05-13 11:30:49.000000000 +0300 
@@ -41,7 +41,13 @@ 
     "sparc64": "sparcv9", 
     "sparcv9": "sparcv8", 
     "sparcv8": "sparc", 
-    "sparc": "noarch" 
+    "sparc": "noarch", 
+    # alpha 
+    "alphaev6": "alphaev56", 
+    "alphaev56": "alphaev5", 
+    "alphaev5": "alpha", 
+    "alpha": "noarch" 

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. On alphas [eg on AlphaCore-0.9] yum -y update 

Additional info:

  As project leader on alpha-core wich is an effort to port fedora core for alpha, kindly   
request to merge this small patch mainline. We prepare ourselfs to push as much 
possible alpha specific patches to Fedora mainline, and expect to push out FC4 too. 
  Thanks !

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-05-23 14:54:52 UTC
Committed to upstream yum, so we'll get this when 2.3.3 comes out.

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