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Bug 248805 - yum does not search for updates to packages with broken deps due to other packages being updated
yum does not search for updates to packages with broken deps due to other pac...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 250102 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2007-07-18 17:50 EDT by Jesse Keating
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:59 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-09-13 14:39:09 EDT
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Description Jesse Keating 2007-07-18 17:50:20 EDT
Gah a crappy summary, but here goes.

I ask yum to update anaconda.  The new anaconda requires a new libdhcp4client,
via a library requires.  So now anaconda, anaconda-runtime, and libdhcp4client
are set to be updated.  libdhcp4client update has a new soname for the library,
and thus removing the old soname will break the deps of some things currently
installed, namely mkinitrd, nash, and libdhcp.  Instead of noticing this and
checking for updates to these packages to satisfy the update, yum instead bails
and states that it cannot resolve deps.

See output at http://jkeating.fedorapeople.org/whynoupdatecheck
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-07-24 16:30:03 EDT
Does this happen with yum 3.2.2?
Comment 2 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-07-30 10:51:41 EDT
*** Bug 250102 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2007-09-13 14:39:09 EDT
Closing due to lack of activity; if you have further information please reopen
this report

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