[Yum-devel] yum-builddep doesn't support local files?

James Antill james.antill at redhat.com
Sun Sep 28 17:01:00 UTC 2008

On Sat, 2008-09-27 at 11:18 -0400, Neal Becker wrote:
> sudo yum-builddep vlc-0.9.3-1.fc10.src.rpm 
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit
> Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile

 What version of yum-utils and yum?

 yum-3.2.19 and yum-utils-1.1.17 work fine for me.

>   File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/packages.py", line 1461, in 
> __init__
>     'Could not open local rpm file: %s' % self.localpath
> yum.Errors.MiscError: Could not open local rpm file: vlc-0.9.3-1.fc10.src.rpm

 Also could you try another .src.rpm ... and/or using the full path to the file?

James Antill <james.antill at redhat.com>
Red Hat
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