Bug 444290 - dep failure doesn't allow skipping packages
dep failure doesn't allow skipping packages
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-packagekit (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Robin Norwood
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-04-26 13:02 EDT by Rahul Sundaram
Modified: 2013-03-13 01:43 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-10-14 09:01:53 EDT
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Description Rahul Sundaram 2008-04-26 13:02:43 EDT
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Comment 1 Rahul Sundaram 2008-04-26 13:04:40 EDT
Run gpk-update-viewer on some broken repository and even if there is a single
dep failure, I am not allowed to update the other packages. Yum supports
--skip-broken to leave out the broken dependencies, skip packages and update the
rest. PackageKit should support this. 
Comment 2 Richard Hughes 2008-04-29 08:52:19 EDT
Robin - can we not just add .skipbroken=1 by default, and emit broken for the
packages that can't be updated?
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 06:12:54 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 4 Brennan Ashton 2008-06-07 21:24:39 EDT
Reporter, could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in
one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
Comment 5 Richard Hughes 2008-10-14 09:01:53 EDT
I've added skip broken in rawhide when you do update-system.

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