Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 831172
pkcon repo-enable exits with 0
Last modified: 2014-02-02 17:16:23 EST
when pkcon wants to enable repository and it fails, its return value is 0, which should be different from 0. This one is not so big problem if pkcon prints error messages on stderr instead of stdout. Then it would be possible catch errors.
result=$(pkcon repo-enable x > /dev/null)
[ ! -z "$result" ] && echo $result && exit 1
[npajkovs@f17-virt ~]$ rpm -q PackageKit
[npajkovs@f17-virt ~]$ pkcon repo-enable x
Enabling repository [=========================]
Waiting in queue [=========================]
Waiting for authentication [=========================]
Fatal error: Failed to obtain authentication.
[npajkovs@f17-virt ~]$ echo $?
[npajkovs@f17-virt ~]$ pkcon repo-enable x > /dev/null
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