Bug 167169 - packages.list_changelog fails for some packages.
packages.list_changelog fails for some packages.
Product: Red Hat Network
Classification: Red Hat
Component: RHN/Other (Show other bugs)
RHN Stable
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Assigned To: Todd Sanders
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Reported: 2005-08-31 05:54 EDT by Pierre Amadio
Modified: 2008-10-16 09:55 EDT (History)
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testcase showing a working package and a faulty one (498 bytes, text/plain)
2005-08-31 06:02 EDT, Pierre Amadio
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Description Pierre Amadio 2005-08-31 05:54:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
When trying to fetch changelogs for some packages, it fails with a xml error:

see for example package 313163 :

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "./test.py", line 18, in ?
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/xmlrpclib.py", line 821, in __call__
    return self.__send(self.__name, args)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/xmlrpclib.py", line 975, in __request
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/xmlrpclib.py", line 853, in request
    return self.parse_response(h.getfile())
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/xmlrpclib.py", line 891, in parse_response
  File "/usr/lib/python2.2/xmlrpclib.py", line 390, in feed
    self._parser.Parse(data, 0)
xml.parsers.expat.ExpatError: not well-formed (invalid token): line 261, column 67

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.use packages.list_changelog for some packages

Actual Results:  python traceback

Expected Results:  a changelog being fetch

Additional info:
Comment 1 Pierre Amadio 2005-08-31 06:02:28 EDT
Created attachment 118288 [details]
testcase showing a working package and a faulty one

testcase showing a working package and a faulty one
Comment 2 Mihai Ibanescu 2005-09-14 10:30:49 EDT
Probably weird character in a changelog entry.
Comment 3 Pierre Amadio 2006-07-27 06:57:58 EDT
Looks like this has been fixed with rhn 410.
Comment 4 Brandon Perkins 2007-03-12 12:54:14 EDT
Move to Bugzilla Bug 218517: RHN 510 Hosted Triage Tracker.
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-03 01:36:27 EDT
User wregglej@redhat.com's account has been closed
Comment 6 Amanda Carter 2008-10-16 09:55:18 EDT
This bug has been closed due to inactivity.  Please open a new bug with specific details if this problem is still occurring or if an enhancement is needed.

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