Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 456898
Package Updater never completes the resolution of dependencies.
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:06:11 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: Package Updater runs automatically to download updates. Then
click on Apply Updates. The Updater then starts to work on resolving
dependencies. It never completes the process. The status bar moves all the way
to the right, but the window never closes.
Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:••••••••••The process never completes. This morning, the system
reported that Package Updater was not responding, and that this was likely a bug
that needed to be reported. A Crash Dump file is attached.
Created attachment 312780 [details]
Crash Dump file from Package Updater
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/depsolve.py", line 501, in _requiringFromTransaction
reqpkg = self.rpmdb.searchNevra(name=name, ver=version, rel=release)
IndexError: list index out of range
...that looks somewhat familiar, so it's probably fixed post 3.2.8 (3.2.19 should be in updates-testing for Fedora 8 soon, I think). So that should solve your problem.
3.2.19 is in updates-testing. Please reopen if this is not solved.