Bug 441872 - Bad error from gpk-install-package of previously installed package
Bad error from gpk-install-package of previously installed package
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-packagekit (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Robin Norwood
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Depends On: F9PKBlocker
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Reported: 2008-04-10 12:44 EDT by Owen Taylor
Modified: 2008-05-03 04:10 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-05-03 04:10:25 EDT
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Description Owen Taylor 2008-04-10 12:44:21 EDT
With abiword installed 'gpk-install-package' gives:

 Failed to install package

 The package could not be found on the system

(Also, this would be better as:

 The package 'abiword' could not be found on the system

if the package actually couldn't be found)
Comment 1 Richard Hughes 2008-04-11 11:05:18 EDT
I've fixed this in git properly, we now just need to decide what to backport to
the GNOME_PACKAGEKIT_0_1 branch.
Comment 2 James Laska 2008-04-22 11:18:18 EDT
I'm seeing the same dialog but when trying to install a new package from firefox
or cmdline.

$ gpk-install-package /path/to/package.rpm

+------------------------------------------------
| Failed to install package
| The package could not be found on the system
+------------------------------------------------
Comment 3 Robin Norwood 2008-04-23 12:13:24 EDT
This is fixed upstream in change 3a6f1b06be02c6fd67b6f5abcee0c60631d2d69b, and
should be in the next release.

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