Bug 450883 - Progress meter show more than 100% "total" download
Summary: Progress meter show more than 100% "total" download
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-urlgrabber
Version: 9
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: James Antill
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-06-11 15:43 UTC by Kulbir Saini
Modified: 2014-01-21 23:03 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-07-14 17:59:58 UTC
Type: ---

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Screenshot showing yum progress meter bug (197.82 KB, image/png)
2008-06-11 15:43 UTC, Kulbir Saini
no flags Details

Description Kulbir Saini 2008-06-11 15:43:30 UTC
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
exact idea.

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

How reproducible:

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
Actual results:
More than 100% downloads

Expected results:
Overall download should be 100%

Additional info:
Image attached.

Comment 1 Kulbir Saini 2008-06-11 15:43:30 UTC
Created attachment 308947 [details]
Screenshot showing yum progress meter bug

Comment 2 James Antill 2008-06-11 15:49:36 UTC
 I think the problem is the socket timeout, as the size of the package was still
counted in that case.

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