Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 488235
preupgrade needs anaconda-yum-plugins and createrepo
Last modified: 2009-11-26 12:03:28 EST
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System was booted from PXE and option "repo=http://<host>/<path>" was passed to the installer. No additional repository was added over the "installation" one.
The first boot went well but now, no update is possible with yum since preupgrade needs unavailable dependencies :
Steps to Reproduce:
su -c "yum update"
Error: Missing Dependency: anaconda-yum-plugins is needed by package preupgrade-1.0.1-1.fc10.noarch (updates)
Error: Missing Dependency: createrepo is needed by package preupgrade-
All updates abort
Properly updates the system
$ yum repolist
Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit
repo id repo name status
fedora Fedora 10 - i386 enabled: 2,220
updates Fedora 10 - i386 - Updates enabled: 3,626
I got hit by this too it seems:
Installing F10+updates gave me preupgrade but no createrepo, which makes preupgrade backtrace when it comes to generate metadata, and we lose.
Any chance of an updated f10 package before f11 ships? This is pretty annoying
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If I understand the above correctly, this appears fixed in preupgrade-1.1.3-1.fc10.src.rpm (and f11/f12).
Snippit from .spec:
# F10 anaconda provides its special depsolving magic as yum plugins
Requires: createrepo >= 0.9.7-7