Bug 370121 - Exception Occurs when running software updater
Exception Occurs when running software updater
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 369971
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: rhn-client-tools (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: John Matthews
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Reported: 2007-11-07 13:52 EST by Hans Wegmueller
Modified: 2008-06-11 10:54 EDT (History)
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dump file for package updater crash (21.09 KB, application/octet-stream)
2007-11-07 13:53 EST, Hans Wegmueller
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Description Hans Wegmueller 2007-11-07 13:52:42 EST
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Description of problem:
I'm told there are updates to retrieve for this computer.

I try to update, but I get a message saying the following:

"An unhandled exception has occured.  This is most likely a bug."

it goes on to instruct me to file a bugzilla report against the Software Updater component and to also save and attach dump file.  Will attach file.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.click on updater icon on top right part of panel OR click on Applications -> System tools -> Software update
2.type in admin password as requested
3.error occurs after a couple of seconds

Actual Results:
I get error message given above.

Expected Results:
I should have been presented with options to update some software.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Hans Wegmueller 2007-11-07 13:53:46 EST
Created attachment 250621 [details]
dump file for package updater crash
Comment 2 John Matthews 2008-06-11 10:54:27 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 369971 ***

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