Bug 844275 - system updade failed
system updade failed
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Fedora Packaging Toolset Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-07-30 03:49 EDT by Vittorio
Modified: 2014-01-21 18:23 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-08-01 04:02:07 EDT
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Description Vittorio 2012-07-30 03:49:35 EDT
Description of problem:
I am using Fedora 17 and I tried to upgrade the system by yum update command.
I got a problem on ibus dependencies and on duplicated packages.
I tried to clean such packages by package-cleanup --cleandupes.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
  Installed: rpm- at 2012-07-27 12:10
  Built    : Fedora Project at 2012-05-07 10:06
  Committed: Panu Matilainen <pmatilai@redhat.com> at 2012-05-07

  Installed: yum-3.4.3-28.fc17.noarch at 2012-07-27 14:39
  Built    : Fedora Project at 2012-06-25 08:15
  Committed: Zdenek Pavlas <zpavlas at redhat.com> at 2012-06-25

How reproducible:
It is reproducible by running yum update or package-cleanup --cleandupes commands.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run package-cleanup --cleandupes command
Actual results:
Running Transaction Check
ERROR with transaction check vs depsolve:
ibus = is needed by (installed) ibus-gtk2-
ibus = is needed by (installed) ibus-gtk3-
(1, [u'Please report this error in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/enter_bug.cgi?product=Fedora&version=rawhide&component=yum'])

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Comment 1 James Antill 2013-05-21 15:59:09 EDT
Does yum check not say anything? Looks like there are still preexisting problems in the rpmdb.
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