Bug 988841 - pkcon -y option fails to complete transaction
pkcon -y option fails to complete transaction
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: PackageKit (Show other bugs)
All Linux
unspecified Severity medium
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Desktop QE
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Reported: 2013-07-26 10:24 EDT by smatula
Modified: 2013-12-12 10:50 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-12-12 10:50:28 EST
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Description smatula 2013-07-26 10:24:12 EDT
Description of problem: Specifying the -y option for pkcon on install or remove does not perform the action. Status of 0 is returned but packages are not installed or removed.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install/remove package that will also require dependencies installed/removed
   (cheese and cheese-libs) Make sure both are removed or installed depending
    on action going to perform
2. perform pkcon -y install cheese  or  pkcon -y remove cheese-libs
3. Check status
4. Verify Installed/Removed depending on action

Actual results:
2) # pkcon -y install cheese
Installing                    [=========================]         
Waiting in queue              [=========================]         
Starting                      [=========================]         
Running                       [=========================]         
Resolving dependencies        [=========================]         
Downloading packages          [=========================]         
3) # echo $?
4) Packages are not installed

Expected results:
Command completes with no interaction and Packages Installed successfully

Additional info:
Works with --noninteractive
Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2013-12-11 22:23:42 EST
we're not going to get pkcon fixes for 7.0. yum is the recommended commandline client for software installation, anyway
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2013-12-12 10:50:28 EST
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.
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