Bug 169622 - Packages missing in yum check-update output
Summary: Packages missing in yum check-update output
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum
Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2005-09-30 11:08 UTC by Kasper Dupont
Modified: 2014-01-21 22:52 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-04-19 20:09:10 UTC

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Description Kasper Dupont 2005-09-30 11:08:12 UTC
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Description of problem:
When installing kernel update other related packages disappeared from yum check-update output

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

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 11:49:16 UTC
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 20:09:10 UTC
This should be better with the metadata caching stuff in later versions of yum

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