Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 593243
[abrt] crash in gnome-packagekit-2.30.1-1.fc13: Process /usr/bin/gpk-dbus-service was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
Last modified: 2011-06-27 12:27:19 EDT
abrt 1.1.0 detected a crash.
Attached file: backtrace
comment: Package manager fails when it should be asking for authentication as root - it just closes.
reason: Process /usr/bin/gpk-dbus-service was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
release: Fedora release 13 (Goddard)
How to reproduce
1. Open package manager
2. attempt to add or remove something
3. click apply
Created attachment 414793 [details]
This is running on a headless server, with the gui served through VNC. Issue also occured in Fedora 12, but I did not report it at the time.
workaround - open terminal, SU - , run gpk-application from there pre-authenticated as root.
workaround 2 - login as root rather than a user.
workaround 3 - use YUM or something other than packagekit.
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