Bug 849286 - gpk-update-viewer reports no internet connection; yum update works fine
gpk-update-viewer reports no internet connection; yum update works fine
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: PackageKit (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity low
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-08-17 21:06 EDT by Gabriel
Modified: 2013-02-13 09:47 EST (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 09:47:14 EST
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ifconfig -a (934 bytes, text/plain)
2012-08-17 21:09 EDT, Gabriel
no flags Details
dmesg|grep -i p6p1 (198 bytes, text/plain)
2012-08-17 21:09 EDT, Gabriel
no flags Details
rpm -qa | grep -i packagekit (427 bytes, text/plain)
2012-08-17 21:10 EDT, Gabriel
no flags Details

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Description Gabriel 2012-08-17 21:06:17 EDT
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:14.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/14.0.1
Build Identifier: 

When I try to use PackgeKit's 'Software Update', I get the following error message:
    "No updates are available
    No network connection was detected."

Updating via 'yum update' works perfectly fine, and my internet connection works without issue.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run gpk-update-viewer
Comment 1 Gabriel 2012-08-17 21:09:19 EDT
Created attachment 605285 [details]
ifconfig -a
Comment 2 Gabriel 2012-08-17 21:09:44 EDT
Created attachment 605286 [details]
dmesg|grep -i p6p1
Comment 3 Gabriel 2012-08-17 21:10:06 EDT
Created attachment 605287 [details]
rpm -qa | grep -i packagekit
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Fedora 16 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-02-12. Fedora 16 is 
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