Bug 78851 - update agent hangs and can not be closed
Summary: update agent hangs and can not be closed
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date
Version: 4.0
Hardware: athlon
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Adrian Likins
QA Contact: Red Hat Satellite QA List
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-02 04:33 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-02 19:18:35 UTC
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Description Need Real Name 2002-12-02 04:33:12 UTC
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Description of problem:
when i do an update the update agent works fine UNLESS i loose my dialup
connection.  if the connection is lost during the update the agent hangs 
forever.  all attemps to close the window fails with the exception of "killall
up2date" from the command line.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start the update
2. while downloading the package update, disconnect the network connection.

Actual Results:  window hang forever unless you logoff.

Expected Results:  should get error message saying lost connection, please close
and start over.  

Additional info:

standard out of the box agent for redhat8.0

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