Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 586382
gpk-update-viewer reports success when a failure happened
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:14:30 EST
Description of problem:
I am hit by bug #586258 but the problem worse from the gui perspective is that the updater does not indicate in any way that an error occured. It just reports success and then finds again the same update.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start gpk-update-viewer
2. press the install updates button
3. look at the message presented to you:
All updates were installed successfully.
the update has not been applied.
Reassigning to yum for comments: Seth, could yum provide an exception (or method call) for this kind of thing which PackageKit can detect? I really don't want to try and screenscrape this kind of thing. Thanks.
Yum TransactionMember objects remember their status, txmbr.output_state is TS_FAILED for the failed elements.
Also - yum history should have the output from the transaction available in the history object.
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