Description of problem:
I did a sudo yum update --skip-broken, and when yum started downloading filelists, the wlan connection dropped. After yum tried all mirrors, I got the backtrace:
Trying other mirror.
Error: failure: repodata/234f0847beb2f19dffa8e73124c51dfec0bfc59028d8a35a77c313d1ab978ca1-filelists.sqlite.bz2 from updates-testing: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in <module>
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 309, in user_main
errcode = main(args)
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 203, in main
AttributeError: 'YumBaseCli' object has no attribute '_depsolving_failed'
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Strong typing FTW ...
*** Bug 739479 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
No fix? It's been over a month and it breaks a critical
part of F16.
Has been fixed on Aug 18 2011 in commit 00fcc59b.
I've done the backport.
yum-3.4.3-5.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing yum-3.4.3-5.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
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then log in and leave karma (feedback).
yum-3.4.3-5.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.