Bug 416971 - Pirut Crash installing Picasa 2.7 on Fedora 7
Summary: Pirut Crash installing Picasa 2.7 on Fedora 7
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pirut   
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Version: 7
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-12-09 00:18 UTC by Steven Collins
Modified: 2008-05-28 19:22 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-05-28 19:22:50 UTC
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2007-12-09 00:18 UTC, Steven Collins
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Description Steven Collins 2007-12-09 00:18:57 UTC
Description of problem:

Unhandled exception in pirut. Was installing the latest picasa 2.7 RPM from Google.

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Unhandled exception

Expected results:

successful installation of the package

Additional info:

Comment 1 Steven Collins 2007-12-09 00:18:57 UTC
Created attachment 282151 [details]
Exception details.

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2007-12-10 18:28:08 UTC
What version of the pirut package do you have installed?

Comment 3 Steven Collins 2007-12-10 19:28:39 UTC
Per "rpm --query --whatprovides pirut": pirut-1.3.23-1.fc7

Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2007-12-10 19:31:46 UTC
Can you update to pirut 1.3.28-1.fc7 (was pushed last week) and see if it helps?

Comment 5 Steven Collins 2007-12-10 20:26:21 UTC
Neither "pup" or "pirut" are able to contact one or more repositories at this
point, so I'm unable to update. I observed this over the weekend of December 2
and again this last weekend (December 9, 2007). The condition persists today. I
was unaware this situation existed again when I opened this bug report, since I
was trying to install a local RPM.

The failure from a "pup" session reads:

Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: fedora. Please
verify its path and try again

This may or may not relate to the error I encountered while attempting to
install the picasa RPM.

Comment 6 Steven Collins 2007-12-12 06:02:45 UTC
I finally found the RPM for the pirut update on the web and downloaded it and
used the rpm upgrade to perform the upgrade. The new version was able to install
the picasa package without error.

Is there a known issue with the "fedora" and "upgrades" repositories? Even with
the new versions of pirut and pup I'm unable to install or update software
because these repositories seem to be unreachable.

Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 15:08:29 UTC
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