Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 59945
up2date GUI doesn't start anymore after upgrade to skunkwork's version 2.7.24-7.x.2
Last modified: 2015-01-07 18:54:56 EST
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Description of problem:
Running up2date without the --nox flag doesn't fire up the GUI anymore;
strace attached to the python process shows that it's trying to read
16777216 bytes in an endless loop from file descriptor 4 which is file
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Log in as root
3.wait crossing fingers...
Actual Results: No GUI pops up
Expected Results: The graphical dialog window should appear.
This is with the latest update -2.7.24-7.x.2 from the skunkworks
channel in RHN
As of the latest update from today, up2date-2.7.29-7.x.2.i386.rpm and
up2date-gnome-2.7.29-7.x.2.i386.rpm, this appears to be fixed. I'm
closing the report.