Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 863856
Annoyance: "Could not get updates, Failed to process request, Operation was cancelled" (due to a change in yum-packagekit)
Last modified: 2014-02-05 17:49:30 EST
Due to the recent change in yum-packagekit, invoking yum will ask packagekitd to quit. If gpk was looking for updates when this happened, a cryptic warning window will pop up (modal windows without parent windows look terrible in gnome3, btw).
I think that it should not pop up unless the user was actively using gpk-update-viewer when the operation was cancelled.
I've applied the following upstream:
Author: Richard Hughes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Mon Oct 8 14:27:19 2012 +0100
updates: Never show the user a message about a cancelled transaction
This can happen if the user issues lots of commands using the native packaging
tool (e.g. yum) on the command line whilst gnome-settings-daemon is trying to
download either the updates list or the offline update packages themselves.
:100644 100644 84003b5... c9feb4b... M plugins/updates/gsd-updates-manager.c
So I'm not sure if this is the same bug however it seems similar enough that I'll report this here.
When my computer suspends *just* before it suspends I see this exact window message. When I resume the computer I get a second identical window with identical message. Same or new bug? This is F17 whereas the bug is reported against F18...
Also today just moments after I wrote that my ISP started some maintenance here. The network went down (from the modem to the internet). Randomly I got that same message after a little while.
I'm seeing this constantly on a Fresh installation of Fedora 18, with all the updates as of now.
I'm still seeing this on Fedora 19
Seeing this with F19. I think that package management in 2013 should "just work"™, and it's disappointing to see bugs like this persist for nearly two years.
Im having this with fedora 19.
There is a bug like that for F17, closed due to EOL.
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