Bug 550647 - yum-aliases plugin dies when given empty args: yum ""
yum-aliases plugin dies when given empty args: yum ""
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum-utils (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Seth Vidal
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-12-26 11:34 EST by ashwin
Modified: 2014-01-21 18:13 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.1.25-1.fc12
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-01-04 12:09:04 EST
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File: backtrace (1.54 KB, text/plain)
2009-12-26 11:34 EST, ashwin
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Description ashwin 2009-12-26 11:34:34 EST
abrt 1.0.0 detected a crash.

Summary: TB3d6a8e5b aliases.py:77:resolve_aliases:IndexError: string index out of range

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in <module>
    yummain.user_main(sys.argv[1:], exit_code=True)
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 315, in user_main
    errcode = main(args)
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 180, in main
    result, resultmsgs = base.doCommands()
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/cli.py", line 351, in doCommands
    return self.yum_cli_commands[self.basecmd].doCommand(self, self.basecmd, self.extcmds)
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yumcommands.py", line 720, in doCommand
    return base.doShell()
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/cli.py", line 290, in doShell
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/cmd.py", line 142, in cmdloop
    stop = self.onecmd(line)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/cmd.py", line 213, in onecmd
    return self.default(line)
  File "/usr/share/yum-cli/shell.py", line 90, in default
    self.base.plugins.run('args', args=xargs)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/yum/plugins.py", line 177, in run
    func(conduitcls(self, self.base, conf, **kwargs))
  File "/usr/lib/yum-plugins/aliases.py", line 166, in args_hook
    resolve_aliases(args=conduit.getArgs(), log=conduit.info)
  File "/usr/lib/yum-plugins/aliases.py", line 77, in resolve_aliases
    if arg[0] != '-':
IndexError: string index out of range

Local variables in innermost frame:
log: <bound method ArgsPluginConduit.info of <yum.plugins.ArgsPluginConduit instance at 0xa89f8ec>>
skip: 0
args: ['']
need_rep: False
num: 0

cmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/yum shell 
component: yum
executable: /usr/bin/yum
package: yum-3.2.25-1.fc12
uuid: 3d6a8e5b
Comment 1 ashwin 2009-12-26 11:34:38 EST
Created attachment 380440 [details]
File: backtrace
Comment 2 James Antill 2009-12-26 16:20:22 EST

args: ['']

...that was unexpected. Fixed upstream.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-01-27 07:13:15 EST
yum-utils-1.1.25-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2010-02-11 09:47:43 EST
yum-utils-1.1.25-1.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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