Bug 507135 - A dependency error crashes yum with a ValueError: incomplete format
A dependency error crashes yum with a ValueError: incomplete format
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Seth Vidal
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-06-21 04:07 EDT by Aurelien Bompard
Modified: 2014-01-21 18:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-06-24 16:33:41 EDT
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Description Aurelien Bompard 2009-06-21 04:07:42 EDT
Description of problem:
When there is a dependency error, Yum crashes with a ValueError. This is probably due to the french translation. Here's the output:

# yum --changelog --skip-broken update
Est-ce correct [o/N] : o                                                                               
Lancement de rpm_check_debug
ERREUR de résolution de dépendance par rpm_check_debug :
python(abi) is needed by (installed) pywbxml-0.1-3.fc9.i386
python(abi) is needed by (installed) plucker-1.8-1.fc10.i386
python(abi) is needed by (installed) pykaraoke-0.6-1.fc10.i386
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in <module>
    yummain.user_main(sys.argv[1:], exit_code=True)
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 309, in user_main
    errcode = main(args)            
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 261, in main
    return_code = base.doTransaction()        
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/cli.py", line 426, in doTransaction
    return 1, [_('Please report this error in %s') % self.conf.bugtracker_url]
ValueError: incomplete format

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How reproducible: always, if you have a dependency error to test it on...
Comment 1 seth vidal 2009-06-24 16:33:41 EDT
yep - translation replaced %s with %

fixed upstream.


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