Bug 50973 - Roswell breaks ximian red-carpet
Roswell breaks ximian red-carpet
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2001-08-05 16:45 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-08-05 16:46:04 EDT
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Description Need Real Name 2001-08-05 16:46:00 EDT
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Description of problem:
the ximian red-carpet rpm updater no longer runs after upgrading a 7.1
system to roswell.  red-carpet (real-carpet) reports following errors:

"Unable to access packaging subsystem"
"unable to open rpm library"

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run red-carpet
2.provide root password at dialog box
3.watch red-carpet halt with error

Actual Results:  red-carpet fails to run

Expected Results:  red-carpet should run

Additional info:

Severity depends on what caused the problem and if this should be fixed by
RedHat or Ximian.  See also Bug 6461 at ximian: 
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2001-08-05 16:58:13 EDT
Talk to Ximian about statically linking against rpm-4.0.3.

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