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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.3b) Gecko/20030211
Description of problem:
redhat-config-packages starts loading the database and crashed towards the end
of the starting process (where the status message shows "Reading system state" )
[root@shark tmp]# redhat-config-packages
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/MainWindow.py", line 163, in ?
comps = im.readCompsViaMethod(hdlist, progress.update)
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/method.py", line 488, in
update_method = update_method)
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/comps.py", line 387, in __init__
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/comps.py", line 471, in readCompsFile
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-packages/comps.py", line 420, in setupStateDicts
for prov in h[rpm.RPMTAG_PROVIDES]:
TypeError: iteration over non-sequence
[root@shark tmp]# echo $?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.[root@shark tmp]# redhat-config-packages
Actual Results: crashes
Expected Results: show Add/Remove screen
my rpm DB my be corrupt
was working fine. hasen't worked since a update of lynx that locked up.
...and that might have happend after a kernel update that locked up as well.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74877 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.