Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 965695
yum install '*/sesearch' doesn't work
Last modified: 2014-10-14 00:36:26 EDT
Description of problem:
# rpm -q yum
# yum install '*/sesearch'
Loaded plugins: auto-update-debuginfo, downloadonly, security
Setting up Install Process
No package */sesearch available.
Error: Nothing to do
This seems to be broken since RHEL-6.2.
On RHEL-6.1 yum-3.4.3-86.el7.noarch it is working properly:
# yum --disablerepo=beaker\* install '*/sesearch'
Loaded plugins: product-id, subscription-manager
This system is not registered to Red Hat Subscription Management. You can use subscription-manager to register.
--> Running transaction check
---> Package setools-console.s390x 0:3.3.7-38.el7 will be installed
According to James it was broken by the upgrade-to commands
Author: James Antill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed Mar 30 18:00:08 2011 -0400
Add update-to and upgrade-to commands, as "hidden" alias for
...as that changed returnPackagesByDep() from using .searchProvides()
to .getProvides() and the later doesn't do wildcard expansion on the
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.