Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 195350
resolvedep doesn't work in yum
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:54:26 EST
Description of problem:
resolvedep doesn't seem to work in the latest version of yum in rawhide. I can
install the package with the file name that should have been resolved by yum so
I know the metadata is good.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install rawhide-20060614
2. try to use the resolvedep argument for yum.
3. yum resolvedep /usr/bin/screen
Yum will come back with no packages found. yet doing a yum install screen will
Currently this is how we figure out which test rpm to install for a given test
in RHTS. So this prevents us from testing xen in the latest rawhide.
Paul started building the fix for this (in yum-metadata-parser) earlier this
[pnasrat@exeter ~]$ yum -d1 resolvedep /usr/bin/screen
[pnasrat@exeter ~]$ rpm -q yum yum-metadata-parser
Fixed for filelists entries as well as primary
RHEL5 has yum-2.9.6-1.