Bug 727832 - preupgrade from older release fail to download the installer image
preupgrade from older release fail to download the installer image
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: preupgrade (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-08-03 07:13 EDT by Hongqing Yang
Modified: 2011-09-01 06:59 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2011-09-01 03:57:26 EDT
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Description Hongqing Yang 2011-08-03 07:13:34 EDT
Description of problem:
preupgrade from elder release failed. Error dialogue pops up, saying:
Failed to download installer data. This could be caused by a missing network
connection or a bad mirror.

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


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. update releases.txt
  baseurl=http://download.englab.nay.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/development/16/x86_64/os/
installurl=http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/16-Alpha.TC1/Fedora/x86_64/os/

2.run preupgrade
3.
  
Actual results:
 error dialogue pops up
 and error message on terminal:

doaded plugins: blacklist, langpacks, whiteout
No plugin match for: rpm-warm-cache
No plugin match for: remove-with-leaves
No plugin match for: auto-update-debuginfo
preupgrade-main (baseurl)
  url: http://download.englab.nay.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/development/16/x86_64/os/
  now: http://download.englab.nay.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/development/16/x86_64/os/
preupgrade (baseurl)
  url: http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/16-Alpha.TC1/Fedora/x86_64/os/
  now: http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/16-Alpha.TC1/Fedora/x86_64/os/
unknown metadata being downloaded: MEMORY
Fetched treeinfo from http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/16-Alpha.TC1/Fedora/x86_64/os//.treeinfo
treeinfo timestamp: Mon Aug  1 17:54:37 2011
unknown metadata being downloaed: MEMORY
[Errno 256] No more mirrors to try

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Comment 1 Hongqing Yang 2011-09-01 03:57:26 EDT
fixed in f15-beta-tc1
Comment 2 John Ellson 2011-09-01 06:33:24 EDT
Where can preupgrade-f15-beta-tc1 be found?   I don't see a new preupgrade in koji?
Comment 3 Hongqing Yang 2011-09-01 06:42:09 EDT
(In reply to comment #2)
> Where can preupgrade-f15-beta-tc1 be found?   I don't see a new preupgrade in
> koji?

sorry, It should be f16-beta-tc1, sorry for the typo, I have tested, it worked well.
Comment 4 John Ellson 2011-09-01 06:51:25 EDT
typos notwithstanding, where is it?

Is there supposed to be a fix in the preupgrade for fc-15 (the one that is to be used to upgrade to fc-16) ?   If so, where is it?    As I said, it doesn't seem to be in koji  <http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/packageinfo?packageID=6045>
Comment 5 Hongqing Yang 2011-09-01 06:59:15 EDT
(In reply to comment #4)
> typos notwithstanding, where is it?
> 
> Is there supposed to be a fix in the preupgrade for fc-15 (the one that is to
> be used to upgrade to fc-16) ?   If so, where is it?    As I said, it doesn't
> seem to be in koji 
> <http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/packageinfo?packageID=6045>

what I am talking about is upgrade from f15 to f16. Now when you upgrade from f15 to f16, this bug disappears.
But there are still to bugs:
1. the default mirrorlist in  http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/releases.txt is not correct, you should point it to the right one
2. another bug 735016

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