Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 56447
up2date cannot get source with binary packages in 7.2
Last modified: 2015-01-07 18:53:06 EST
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Description of problem:
up2date spits out an error instead of downloading source packages for 7.2.
Seems to happen no matter what the package. Happens in both CLI and GUI
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
[root@solvent root]# rpm -qi up2date
Name : up2date Relocations: (not relocateable)
Version : 2.7.2 Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release : 7.x.6 Build Date: Fri 07 Sep 2001
04:40:13 PM EDT
Install date: Sun 28 Oct 2001 12:48:24 PM EST Build Host:
Group : System Environment/Base Source RPM:
Size : 715528 License: GPL
Packager : Red Hat, Inc. <http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla>
Summary : Determines which system packages need to be updated via RHN.
The Red Hat Update Agent that automatically queries the Red Hat
Network servers and determines which packages need to be updated on
Steps to Reproduce:
1. configure up2date to get .src.rpm's with binaries
2. run up2date
3. Select some packages and proceed
Actual Results: Dialogue appears with this info:
Error while retrieving package ORBit-0.5.8-4.
The message was:
404: "Not Found" while attempting to get
Expected Results: Should instead be downloading binaries and source.
Worked in 7.1, not after upgrading to 7.2.
[root@solvent root]# cat /etc/redhat-release
Red Hat Linux release 7.2 (Enigma)
[root@solvent root]# uname -a
Linux solvent 2.4.9-7 #1 Thu Oct 18 13:47:25 EDT 2001 i686 unknown
Looks like a few bugs relating to source RPMs and up2date. Does this deserve a
single bug for tracking all of these issues?
should all be fixed now, I belive this particular case was
a temporary server problem anyway