Bug 443446 - yum update from FC8 to FC9 pre-release has exception
Summary: yum update from FC8 to FC9 pre-release has exception
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pirut
Version: 9
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-04-21 16:18 UTC by Greg Dickie
Modified: 2008-05-28 19:44 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-05-28 19:44:22 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
dump from exception handler (671 bytes, application/octet-stream)
2008-04-21 16:18 UTC, Greg Dickie
no flags Details

Description Greg Dickie 2008-04-21 16:18:03 UTC
Description of problem:

yum update of FC8 to FC9beta

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

How reproducible: 

not sure, only tried once

Steps to Reproduce:
1. take a station running FC8
2. Update the fedora release packages manually
3. When update wants to update 821 packages say yes
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Greg Dickie 2008-04-21 16:18:03 UTC
Created attachment 303165 [details]
dump from exception handler

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 09:52:10 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2008-05-28 19:44:22 UTC
This sin't a support method of upgrading.  Please use anaconda (or preupgrade)
to do an ugprade between releases

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