Bug 865589 - kmail reports that akonadi cannot be start (after a software upgrade)
kmail reports that akonadi cannot be start (after a software upgrade)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdepim (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2012-10-11 16:43 EDT by Enrique
Modified: 2013-08-01 08:06 EDT (History)
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Akonadi report (13.38 KB, text/plain)
2012-10-11 16:43 EDT, Enrique
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Description Enrique 2012-10-11 16:43:34 EDT
Created attachment 625689 [details]
Akonadi report

Description of problem:

 After a software upgrade which included mysql-server, kdepim and several kde libraries, I cannot start kmail any more because akonadi failed to start.
 I have attached the report from the error window.

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How reproducible:

 Always, after the upgrade. However, I guess that it is reproducible only if using my "old" configuration. Maybe I can try to reproduce the error on a pristine account copying the relevant configuration files. Do you know which file should I include?

Comment 1 Kevin Kofler 2012-10-11 18:16:07 EDT
yum install akonadi-mysql

How did you upgrade? Normally, the new subpackage should have been dragged in automatically by the upgrade (through Obsoletes).
Comment 2 Enrique 2013-03-22 09:36:43 EDT

 sorry for the late reply. I just did a yum upgrade, but the akonadi-mysql package wasn't pulled in.
 I now have installed F18 and I had a similar issue: I installed kdepim (yum install kdepim) in a F18 which didn't have any KDE software so far (I am using XFCE as my desktop) and it didn't install akonadi-mysql, I had to install it manually.

Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2013-03-22 10:35:23 EDT
Right, manually installing stuff is the one use case that won't get akonadi-mysql pulled in by default.
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