Bug 851149 - cannot create service pack as cannot generate metadata file in /tmp/metadata.conf
cannot create service pack as cannot generate metadata file in /tmp/metadata....
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: PackageKit (Show other bugs)
All Linux
unspecified Severity medium
: beta
: 7.0
Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Desktop QE
: Reopened
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Reported: 2012-08-23 07:15 EDT by Vladimir Benes
Modified: 2014-06-13 05:48 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: PackageKit-0.8.9-1.el7
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Description Vladimir Benes 2012-08-23 07:15:27 EDT
Description of problem:
I've executed 
pkgenpack -p setup and got this error:
Failed to create '/root/setup-.servicepack': failed to generate metadata file /tmp/metadata.conf

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
0.as root
1.updated system
2.pkgenpack -p setup

Actual results:
Failed to create '/root/setup-.servicepack': failed to generate metadata file /tmp/metadata.conf

Expected results:
should be working well

Additional info:
Comment 2 Richard Hughes 2013-05-07 11:24:36 EDT
commit 316a5b9f4c3636d808cf46fae3531cadfc91e4ce
Author: Richard Hughes <richard@hughsie.com>
Date:   Tue May 7 16:24:12 2013 +0100

    Support getting the distro-id from /etc/os-release
    Resolves: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=851149

:100644 100644 a9ef87f... 12f18cd... M  lib/packagekit-glib2/pk-common.c
:100644 100644 0822f5f... 688daf8... M  lib/packagekit-glib2/pk-self-test.c
Comment 4 smatula 2013-11-20 14:31:18 EST
Fix Verified with Build RHEL-7.0-20131115.2 x86_64 PackageKit-0.8.9-8.el7

pkgenpack -p setup on an updated system works correctly. No error thrown and .servicepack created.
Comment 5 Wenquan Luo 2014-06-04 04:36:42 EDT
Sorry for the miss-operation above.
Comment 6 Ludek Smid 2014-06-13 05:48:38 EDT
This request was resolved in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0.

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