Bug 158605 - yum breaks on not enough disc space for transaction
yum breaks on not enough disc space for transaction
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2005-05-23 17:26 EDT by Luciano Rocha
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:52 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-06-20 16:59:50 EDT
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Description Luciano Rocha 2005-05-23 17:26:37 EDT
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Description of problem:
Yum catches errors on runTransaction but raises an invalid exception:
/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/__init_.py, line 333:
            raise yum.Errors.YumBaseError, errstring
should be
            raise Errors.YumBaseError, errstring

I got a not-enough-free-space error on runTransaction. After fixing the line, yum reports the exception as it's stored, not in a user-friendly format. But at least, it reports the error, not just breaks. 

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum upgrade

Actual Results:  crashed

Expected Results:  reported not enough free space for the new packages

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-05-23 18:16:48 EDT
Funny, I hit this today too :-)

Fixed for yum-2.3.2-4
Comment 2 Gilboa Davara 2006-03-11 06:42:09 EST
I seem to be hitting this bug in FC5T3 (using pup)

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