Bug 426637 - rpm installing package exception "maximum recursion depth exceeded"
rpm installing package exception "maximum recursion depth exceeded"
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 375221
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pirut (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-12-23 10:09 EST by jiu ke
Modified: 2007-12-24 08:30 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-12-23 10:13:35 EST
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crash dump when installing opera rpm package (124.24 KB, application/octet-stream)
2007-12-23 10:09 EST, jiu ke
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Description jiu ke 2007-12-23 10:09:22 EST
Description of problem:

can not install rpm package by double-click the rpm file (e.g.
opera-9.25-20071214.6-shared-qt.i386-en.rpm). An error message box poped up saying 
"Component: pirut
Summary: TB3242b26e repos.py:278:getAttribute:RuntimeError: maximum recursion
depth exceeded
 File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/repos.py", line 278, in getAttribute
    return getattr(self, key, None)
RuntimeError: maximum recursion depth exceeded

Local variables in innermost frame:
self: atrpms
key: enabled

please see attached for detail.

 however, I can install the rpm using terminal by typing:
  "rpm -ivh opera-9.25-20071214.6-shared-qt.i386-en.rpm"

same error happened for other rpm package installtion

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for every rpm packages tried

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Comment 1 jiu ke 2007-12-23 10:09:22 EST
Created attachment 290304 [details]
crash dump when installing opera rpm package
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2007-12-23 10:13:35 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 375221 ***
Comment 3 jiu ke 2007-12-24 08:30:36 EST
I can not start yum (add/remove program) after install yum update today.

please see 426695 for details

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