Bug 738169 - F15: After fresh install, unable to update software
Summary: F15: After fresh install, unable to update software
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-packagekit
Version: 15
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Richard Hughes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-09-14 08:46 UTC by Jeffrey Walton
Modified: 2012-08-07 16:19 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-08-07 16:19:20 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Sowtware Update (78.49 KB, image/png)
2011-09-14 08:47 UTC, Jeffrey Walton
no flags Details
Software Update Error (21.32 KB, image/png)
2011-09-14 08:47 UTC, Jeffrey Walton
no flags Details

Description Jeffrey Walton 2011-09-14 08:46:35 UTC
After fresh install, I was unable unable to update software via Activities -> Applications -> Software Updates. The Software Updates application launched and fetched updates, but errored when I clicked (tapped?) install. The reported error was: "could not add package update for fedora-release-rawhide-15-3(noarch)updates: fedora-release-rawhide-15-3-noarch".

Comment 1 Jeffrey Walton 2011-09-14 08:47:04 UTC
Created attachment 523085 [details]
Sowtware Update

Comment 2 Jeffrey Walton 2011-09-14 08:47:34 UTC
Created attachment 523086 [details]
Software Update Error

Comment 3 Jeffrey Walton 2011-09-14 08:48:43 UTC
My fix was to drop to a command line, su, and then `yum update`. But its not the sort of thing many users want to do (or know how to do).

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