Bug 88843 - up2date fails to download if install would fail
Summary: up2date fails to download if install would fail
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: up2date
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Adrian Likins
QA Contact: Fanny Augustin
URL:
Whiteboard:
Keywords:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2003-04-14 20:03 UTC by ratness
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:53 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

(edit)
Clone Of:
(edit)
Last Closed: 2003-04-15 18:05:34 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)

Description ratness 2003-04-14 20:03:55 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; T312461)

Description of problem:
If I specify the -d flag, up2date should download the packages (which I can 
later install by hand, after massaging the filesystem into a state to where the 
update will take).  Instead, it fails.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
up2date-3.1.23-1

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. cram /usr to near capacity
2. up2date -d somepackages

Actual Results:  # /usr/sbin/up2date -d glibc glibc-common
[ snip ]
RPM package conflict error.  The message was:
Test install failed because of package conflicts:
installing package glibc-common-2.3.2-27.9 needs 22MB on the /usr filesystem

Expected Results:  packages should be in /var/spool/up2date (which I confirmed 
has free space)

Additional info:

Comment 1 Adrian Likins 2003-04-15 18:05:34 UTC
Yup. Up2date is designed to only let you download packages you
can install (aka, you have space for, no unsolved deps, don't
conflict with other packages, etc)




Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.