Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 511340
gparted should depend on vim-common
Last modified: 2009-08-19 19:18:01 EDT
Description of problem:
when gparted needs to update the boot sector of an NTFS volume, it tries to use /usr/bin/xxd which is provided by vim-common
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. copy/paste an NTFS partition
vim-common is not in dependencies
the operation silently fails and the next step is executed
vim-common is in dependencies, or at least an error message when the operation fails
gparted-0.4.6-1.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
Latest gparted doesn't depend on xxd anymore.
gparted-0.4.6-1.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update gparted'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F11/FEDORA-2009-8515
gparted-0.4.6-1.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.