Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 98636
Installer crashed when loading evolution-1.0.8-11.src.rpm
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:55:30 EDT
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Description of problem:
There was a fatal error communicating with the server. The message was:
File Not Found: r-e-d.a
Invalid RPM package evolution-1.0.8-11.src.rpm requested
Error Class Code: 17
Error Class Info: File not found.
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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Updating newly installed RH 8 via the Red Hat Update Agent
2.Choosing to get the src rpm's
Actual Results: The Update Agent crashed with the report given in Description.
Even if I only choose to load the evolution package it crashes while accessing
the src rpm.
Expected Results: well, it should fetch the named rpm from the inet and store
it in /var/spool/up2date
The next thing I would expect is the application not to die - it should simply
recover from the error, writing a log that an error with the faulty package has
Files that are selected to be downloaded not being available is
considered a fatal error. This generally only occurs if there
is some sort of server side problem. The client handles this
the best it can (it tries it a couple times, then exits with
an error message if it continues to fail)