Bug 863591 - After updates are installed with gpk-update-viewer, it doesn't close, and continues to show a list of updates and an active 'Install Updates' button
Summary: After updates are installed with gpk-update-viewer, it doesn't close, and con...
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-packagekit
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Richard Hughes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-10-05 23:32 UTC by Adam Williamson
Modified: 2014-02-05 12:28 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 12:28:33 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Adam Williamson 2012-10-05 23:32:48 UTC
Just installed current F18 stable (roughly) with gnome-packagekit 3.6.0-2.fc18. It correctly notified me that updates were available shortly after first boot, and opened up gpk-update-viewer to install them (I'm not sure if that's actually what we want any more, but that's a whole other bug report). I was able to install the updates successfully. However, when it was done, gpk-update-viewer didn't go away - it was still running, still showing a list of 118 updates (though I think the package versions disappeared), and still showing an active 'Install Updates' button. Clicking on that pops up an 'Operation was cancelled' error message.

to reproduce - just install current f18 from static media (not a netinst so you don't get all the updates as part of the install), log in to GNOME, wait for an update notification, click on it and install the updates, wait till the end, see what happens.

not a blocker, I don't think, but bad polish.

Comment 1 Omair Majid 2013-01-08 15:35:38 UTC
I ran into the exact same problem.

I can confirm that once the packages were installed, the package version (not the name or summary) disappears from the list.

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