Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 753387
GNOME 3.2 doesn't work after upgrade, wrong wersion of caribou package
Last modified: 2012-08-07 12:20:36 EDT
Description of problem:
GNOME 3.2 doesn't work after upgrade, because of wrong wersion of caribou package, there should be x64 installed, buy instead there is i686.
Easy to fix but hard to figure out.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Upgrade from Fedora 15 to 15
I only upgrades once.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Upgrade system with preupdate
3. GNOME displays "something went wrong" and dies
JS ERROR: !!! Exception was: Error: Requiring Caribou, version none: Typelib file for namespace 'Caribou' (any version) not found
JS ERROR: !!! lineNumber = '0'
JS ERROR: !!! fileName = '"gjs_throw"'
JS ERROR: !!! stack = '"("Requiring Caribou, version none: Typelib file for namespace 'Caribou' (any version) not found")@gjs_throw:0
The problem is specific to x86_64 platform.
# yum remove caribou.i686
# yum install caribou
Seems to solve the problem.
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