Bug 589119 - gpk-application fails silently to install package with dependency problems
gpk-application fails silently to install package with dependency problems
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-packagekit (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 606208 633276 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2010-05-05 08:42 EDT by Sandro Mani
Modified: 2010-11-22 16:04 EST (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-11-22 16:04:32 EST
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Output of gpk-application --verbose (58.81 KB, text/plain)
2010-05-05 09:31 EDT, Sandro Mani
no flags Details
Output of pkmon --verbose (27.42 KB, text/plain)
2010-05-05 09:32 EDT, Sandro Mani
no flags Details

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Description Sandro Mani 2010-05-05 08:42:23 EDT
Description of problem:
If you attempt to install a package which has dependency problems through gpk-application, you won't get any error message or such, it will simply stop the operation without any comment

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. (As of 05.05.2010) Attempt to install eclipse
2. Using yum via terminal, you will get notified about a dependency issue
3. gpk-applicatio simply stops the operation without any comment
Actual results:

Expected results:
Error dialogs should appear as in fedora 12

Additional info:
Comment 1 Richard Hughes 2010-05-05 09:23:10 EDT
Can you get the output of both "pkmon --verbose" and "gpk-application --verbose" when the dep problem happens please. Thanks.
Comment 2 Sandro Mani 2010-05-05 09:31:41 EDT
Created attachment 411599 [details]
Output of gpk-application --verbose
Comment 3 Sandro Mani 2010-05-05 09:32:06 EDT
Created attachment 411600 [details]
Output of pkmon --verbose
Comment 4 Sandro Mani 2010-05-05 09:32:59 EDT
Attachments added for the eclipse test case.
Comment 5 Ira Malinich 2010-09-14 16:02:41 EDT
I'm seeing the same behaviour in F14 (very late in the F14 Alpha timeframe).
Comment 6 Ira Malinich 2010-09-14 16:03:54 EDT
*** Bug 633276 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 Ira Malinich 2010-09-14 16:06:20 EDT
I should note that I have gnome-packagekit-2.31.91-2.fc14.x86_64 installed.
Comment 8 Richard Hughes 2010-09-23 04:14:19 EDT
This is fixed by the following PackageKit commit:

commit 0c134d971b8d93ad8c768f706affab280bcbbde2
Author: Richard Hughes <richard@hughsie.com>
Date:   Mon Sep 20 16:16:07 2010 +0100

    glib: Do not return simulation failures as critical errors

:100644 100644 53d36a3... 12cddf8... M  lib/packagekit-glib2/pk-task.c

New PackageKit release is due in about 10 days time.

Comment 9 Richard Hughes 2010-10-19 14:18:59 EDT
*** Bug 606208 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 10 Richard Hughes 2010-10-19 14:20:00 EDT
I'm hoping PackageKit-0.6.9 fixes this, right?
Comment 11 Sandro Mani 2010-11-22 16:04:32 EST

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