Bug 54023 - unable to update kernel via up2date and beta.rhns.redhat.com
unable to update kernel via up2date and beta.rhns.redhat.com
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Adrian Likins
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2001-09-25 13:44 EDT by nbardsley
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:51 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-10-01 15:29:03 EDT
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Description nbardsley 2001-09-25 13:44:14 EDT
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Description of problem:
Using up2date to get 2.4.7-6 kernel results in a package conflict,
using beta.rhns.redhat.com to download a tarball gives a 404.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
A1.  remove kernel* from pkgSkipList
A2.  up2date --nox --download --update --test

B1.  select all 6 kernel packages on beta.rhns.redhat.com
B2.  click download selected packages
B3.  select i686 arch
B4.  click download selected packages

Actual Results:  A.  RPM conflict error.  The message was:
Test install failed because of package conflicts:
file /boot/System.map-2.4.7-6 conflicts between attempted installs of 
kernel-2.4.7-6 and kernel-2.4.7-6

B.  404 Error - File not found

Expected Results:  A.  rpms downloaded
B.  tarball downloaded

Additional info:

B.  same error occurs even with only one file that does not have multiple 
arches, such as kernel-source

=ALL= other packages are current, via up2date.
[root@chopin rhn]# rpm -q up2date
Comment 1 Adrian Likins 2001-10-01 15:28:59 EDT
This has been fixed in the most recent versions of the client.

Basically, the package arch handling was broken, and has since been
Comment 2 Jay Turner 2001-10-02 09:34:16 EDT
Fixed in the latest code.   Closing out.

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