gnome-packagekit fails when trying to update with a strange error:
The package id's '' are not valid
Richard already debugged and fixed this upstream, and a fixed build should be available in koji soon, but I'm filing this bug anyway, because it has to get into stable, and AFAIK it can't, without a blocker bug.
Blocks F16 Beta, Criteria (from alpha release criteria):
The installed system must be able to download and install updates with yum and the default graphical package manager in all release-blocking desktops.
This is fixed in gnome-packagekit-3.1.92-2.fc16
Task info: http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=3364102
I just used Software Update to successfully update an gnome3-shell/ XFCE install (in XFCE.) - 144 updates.
This is an HD install done from a USB dd of f16 RC1 live desktop to a usb HD install done last night.
log out/log in works to XFCE but
gnome3-shell still gets Oh no! after updates
#yum update "No Packages marked for Update"
gnome3-shell starts after restart (updated kernel) +?
voting -1 blocker: the broken gnome-packagekit is not in the beta package set, so we don't need to worry about this. the breakage happened in 3.1.90, we have 3.1.3 in beta.
Ah, that would explain why I'm not able to reproduce it.
Also -1 blocker for the same reason. This bug isn't present in beta and therefore it doesn't make sense to pull in the fix for beta.
Discussed at the 2011-09-21 go/no-go meeting (note: in #fedora-meeting-1),
acting as a blocker review meeting. Agreed this is not blocker or NTH material as the affected gnome-packagekit build is not in the Beta package set.
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