Description of problem:
Opened software updater to see if there were new packages. It ran for a while
then crashed. Crash log is posted.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Noticed "updates" in the menu bar
2. Clicked "view updates..."
Crash (crash log attached)
Created attachment 155831 [details]
contents of crash dialog
Can you try again? I think the mirror you're getting was broken earlier today
(spectacularly so :-) and thus was causing some problems...
Ran properly this time.
Nonetheless, the tool shouldn't crash when presented with bad data (e.g. horked server).
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 241943 ***