Bug 244629 - When updating from RHEL 3.8 to 4.5 gstreamer-plugins update fails
Summary: When updating from RHEL 3.8 to 4.5 gstreamer-plugins update fails
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gstreamer-plugins   
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Version: 4.5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Adam Jackson
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Reported: 2007-06-18 05:58 UTC by Wade Mealing
Modified: 2018-10-19 22:39 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0931
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-11-15 16:12:03 UTC
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0931 normal SHIPPED_LIVE gstreamer-plugins bug fix update 2007-11-14 19:38:26 UTC

Description Wade Mealing 2007-06-18 05:58:21 UTC
Description of problem:

gstreamer plugins update fails when upgrading (linux upgrade) from anaconda, it
looks as though the post-un section of the rpm runs gstreamer which, doesnt
exist during an upgrade.

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

Upgrading from: gstreamer-plugins-0.6.0-18.i386.rpm 
Upgrading to:   gstreamer-plugins-0.8.5-1.EL.0.i386.rpm 

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install rhel3.8 (include desktop/gstreamer components)
2. upgrade (through anaaconda) to rhel4.5  (include desktop/gstramer components)
3. Watch gstreamer-plugins upgrade fail
Actual results:

error: %postun(gstreamer-plugins-0.6.0-18.ppc) scriptlet failed, exit status 127.

Expected results:

Upgrade to continue.

Additional info:

Seems to be a problem in the spec file, the rhel4u5 spec file changes ..

env DISPLAY= /usr/bin/gst-register-0.8 >/dev/null 2>&1


env DISPLAY= /usr/bin/gst-register-0.8 >/dev/null 2>&1 || true

Comment 9 Adam Jackson 2007-09-18 20:05:09 UTC
Fixing component.  Devel ack.

Comment 11 Adam Jackson 2007-09-20 19:44:52 UTC
Building as gstreamer-plugins 0.8.5-1.EL.1.  MODIFIED.

Comment 12 Adam Jackson 2007-09-21 14:56:24 UTC
Build failed:

Checking for unpackaged file(s): /usr/lib/rpm/check-files
error: Installed (but unpackaged) file(s) found:

Full log at:

I assume we don't intend to change the plugin set for 4.6, so I'll fix the spec
file to nuke this plugin from the installroot before package creation.  Back out

Comment 13 Adam Jackson 2007-09-21 15:46:23 UTC
Built a new gstreamer-plugins 0.8.5-1.EL.1 successfully.  Back to MODIFIED.

Comment 18 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-15 16:12:03 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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