[Yum] Re: Yum error question

Tom Diehl tdiehl at rogueind.com
Tue Feb 25 05:10:00 UTC 2003

On 24 Feb 2003, seth vidal wrote:

> So this has me positively baffled.
> In one section you get:
> Updating: kernel
> which would sound like it found a new kernel.
> Updating: kernel, athlon
> Found best kernel arch: athlon
> Is this an athlon?


> Here is where it gets weird.
> When we get down to the part where it lists the stuff it's going to do:
> [Update: pkgname]
> kernel is never listed.
> and it should be
> it should be listed as [Install: kernel]

I see "Installing: kernel, athlon" in the new file at line 5163. Is that
what you were looking for??

> kernel-headers is - but not kernel.
> and it REALLY should be.
> Could you try two things for me - run this output once more - but at -d 10

Ok, it is the same place as before: http://www.stnhbr.com/yum.output

Wow, is that ever chatty!! Wish I understood it all.

> and
> update to yum 0.9.4 and see if you can recreate the problem.
[root at octopus root]# rpm -q yum
[root at octopus root]#

Let me know what else you need. I am going to hold off updating this machine
pending your analysis. I am afraid if I ignore the kernel and update it,
it might "fix the problem" and we will not be able to tell what really 

.............Tom	"Nothing would please me more than being able to 
tdiehl at rogueind.com	hire ten programmers and deluge the hobby market 
			with good software." -- Bill Gates 1976

   			We are still waiting ....

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