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Bug 169622 - Packages missing in yum check-update output
Packages missing in yum check-update output
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2005-09-30 07:08 EDT by Kasper Dupont
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:52 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 2.4.2
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Last Closed: 2006-04-19 16:09:10 EDT
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Description Kasper Dupont 2005-09-30 07:08:12 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050923 Fedora/1.7.12-1.5.1

Description of problem:
When installing kernel update other related packages disappeared from yum check-update output

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How reproducible:
Couldn't Reproduce

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run yum check-update
2. install just kernel with rpm -ivh
3. run yum check-update again.

Actual Results:  
kernel-devel and kernel-doc disappeared from the listning after updating kernel.

Expected Results:  
Packages that were not updated should still show up in yum check-update output.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Seth Vidal 2005-09-30 07:49:16 EDT
you're using mirrorlist in your *.repo files in /etc/yum.repos.d right?

If so then you just got attached to a different mirror the second time, one that
wasn't as updated as the previous one.

hence the problem.

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2006-04-19 16:09:10 EDT
This should be better with the metadata caching stuff in later versions of yum

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