Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 50973
Roswell breaks ximian red-carpet
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:00 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"
Steps to Reproduce:
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
Severity depends on what caused the problem and if this should be fixed by
RedHat or Ximian. See also Bug 6461 at ximian:
Talk to Ximian about statically linking against rpm-4.0.3.