Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450883
Progress meter show more than 100% "total" download
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:03:02 EST
Description of problem: When I use yum to install/update anything and there is
time out error and yum tries to fetch the same package from another mirror. At
this point yum counts the partially downloaded packages while calculating the
overall percentage. Due to this the overall downloaded %age overshoot 100%. Well
this thing can't be explained using words, image in attachment will give you the
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Use yum to install/update any package
2.Disconnect internet for some that a socket time out error occurs and reconnect
after the first timeout ( do all this while yum is downloading)
3.See the overall %age downloaded
More than 100% downloads
Overall download should be 100%
Created attachment 308947 [details]
Screenshot showing yum progress meter bug
I think the problem is the socket timeout, as the size of the package was still
counted in that case.
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