Bug 592726 - RFE: yum should have a real state for downgrade (swapout for rpm, at the last minute) ... solves removal problems
Summary: RFE: yum should have a real state for downgrade (swapout for rpm, at the last...
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Seth Vidal
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Whiteboard:
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-05-16 14:59 UTC by Andreas Fleig
Modified: 2014-01-21 23:15 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: yum-3.2.28-3.fc14
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Environment:
Last Closed: 2010-08-05 23:47:41 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
yum log (54.97 KB, text/x-log)
2010-05-16 15:00 UTC, Andreas Fleig
no flags Details
yum history sqlite db (275.00 KB, application/octet-stream)
2010-05-16 15:01 UTC, Andreas Fleig
no flags Details
bash log (35.00 KB, application/octet-stream)
2010-05-16 15:02 UTC, Andreas Fleig
no flags Details

Description Andreas Fleig 2010-05-16 14:59:51 UTC
Description of problem:
Instead of downgrading itself to resolve dependency problems during a "yum downgrade", yum removes itself.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
yum-3.2.27-4.fc13.noarch

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

1. Install updates from updates-testing
2. Downgrade db4-4.8.30-1.fc13.x86_64 to db4-4.8.26-1.fc13.x86_64
3. Profit

Actual results:
a fedora system without yum and rpm

Expected results:
a fedora system with downgraded yum and rpm

Additional info:
yum log and sqlite history attached

Comment 1 Andreas Fleig 2010-05-16 15:00:18 UTC
Created attachment 414363 [details]
yum log

Comment 2 Andreas Fleig 2010-05-16 15:01:55 UTC
Created attachment 414366 [details]
yum history sqlite db

Comment 3 Andreas Fleig 2010-05-16 15:02:18 UTC
Created attachment 414367 [details]
bash log

Comment 4 James Antill 2010-05-17 15:44:00 UTC
Yeh, a couple of people have logged this now. I'll change this one to an RFE, but it's a _big_ change. As always don't use "-y" unless you have really good backups :).

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2010-08-02 14:12:36 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-1.fc13

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2010-08-02 14:14:06 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc14 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 14.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-1.fc14

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2010-08-02 14:15:40 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-1.fc12

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2010-08-03 00:40:21 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update yum'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-1.fc13

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2010-08-03 00:57:50 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update yum'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-1.fc12

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2010-08-03 02:15:32 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc14 has been pushed to the Fedora 14 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update yum'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-1.fc14

Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2010-08-05 23:45:53 UTC
yum-3.2.28-1.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 12 Fedora Update System 2010-08-12 20:16:42 UTC
yum-3.2.28-3.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-3.fc12

Comment 13 Fedora Update System 2010-08-12 20:19:08 UTC
yum-3.2.28-3.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-3.fc13

Comment 14 Fedora Update System 2010-08-12 20:21:29 UTC
yum-3.2.28-3.fc14 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 14.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/yum-3.2.28-3.fc14

Comment 15 Fedora Update System 2010-08-17 05:46:50 UTC
yum-3.2.28-3.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 16 Fedora Update System 2010-08-20 02:20:25 UTC
yum-3.2.28-3.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 17 Fedora Update System 2010-08-24 01:38:03 UTC
yum-3.2.28-3.fc14 has been pushed to the Fedora 14 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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