Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 76918
Unhelpful reporting of package install errors
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:04 EDT
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Description of problem:
While installing a package from a CD that had an unreadable sector, the package
config program just said 'unable to install'.
There was no option for 'additional details' to help diagnose the reasons why.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Attempt to install a package that fails for some reason.
2.Attempt to second guess the reason why.
Actual Results: Insufficient information was available to correct the problem
from the gui.
Expected Results: A 'Details...' option on the failure dialog would have been nice.
Exactly which failure message did you get?
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