Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 53498
Crashes if rpm database in use
Last modified: 2015-01-07 18:51:26 EST
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Description of problem:
Starting up2date when the database is in use results in messy exit
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.start rpm -i <some package>
2.start up2date before it finishes
Actual Results: up2date terminates messily
Expected Results: Popup with a message "Waiting for rpm database" and a
Plans are afoot, but are dependent on newer versions of rpm.
In the meantime, up2date will now handle db error issues neater.
(ie, no more tracebacks, but you will get an error message)
it is now working properly.