Bug 60195 - Python crashes and up2date dies
Python crashes and up2date dies
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
7.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Adrian Likins
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2002-02-21 14:44 EST by Toni Willberg
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:55 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2002-04-01 12:27:13 EST
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backtrace of crashed python (13.47 KB, text/plain)
2002-02-21 14:46 EST, Toni Willberg
no flags Details
backtrace for up2date crash by tomg@io.com (5.64 KB, text/plain)
2002-03-29 09:19 EST, tom georgoulias
no flags Details

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Description Toni Willberg 2002-02-21 14:44:13 EST
Description of problem:

 Up2date dies always in one of my computers, using GUI or not. There is
something wrong with python or some python script that up2date is using.


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

 up2date-2.7.2-7.x.6
 rpm-4.0.3-1.03


How reproducible:
 Always

Steps to Reproduce:
 1. su -l
 2. up2date
 3. click next untill it crashes
	

Actual Results:  see attachment for backtrace
Comment 1 Toni Willberg 2002-02-21 14:46:29 EST
Created attachment 46280 [details]
backtrace of crashed python
Comment 2 Adrian Likins 2002-02-22 13:17:37 EST
Looks like it's dying deep down in rpm land. It's possible this
might be caused by corrupt headers.

try:
    rm -rf /var/spool/up2date/*

And running up2date again.
Comment 3 tom georgoulias 2002-03-29 09:18:10 EST
THis happens to me as well, even after deleting everything from /var/spool/up2date/

Comment 4 tom georgoulias 2002-03-29 09:19:40 EST
Created attachment 51384 [details]
backtrace for up2date crash by tomg@io.com
Comment 5 Adrian Likins 2002-04-01 12:27:07 EST
looks to be something down in librpm, I'll alert the rpm maintainer
and try to track down whats causing that.
Comment 6 Beth Uptagrafft 2002-04-03 17:01:22 EST
fixed in next release

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