[Yum] Bug found - updating mozilla

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Thu Mar 20 15:08:42 UTC 2003


On Thu, 2003-03-20 at 10:04, Troy Dawson wrote:
> Hi,
> We were recently testing out the new mozilla rpm's in our test repository and 
> some users kept getting the following error when trying to update.  This has 
> been tested and fails with the release candidate, as well as yum 1.0, and the 
> latest daily.
> 
> # yum update 'mozilla*'
> Gathering package information from servers
> Getting headers from: Fermi Linux 73rolling main
> Getting headers from: Fermi Linux 73rolling updates
> Getting headers from: yum update
> Finding updated packages
> Downloading needed headers
> Resolving dependencies
> Traceback (innermost last):
>    File "/usr/sbin/yum", line 44, in ?
>      yummain.main(sys.argv[1:])
>    File "yummain.py", line 202, in main
>    File "nevral.py", line 263, in resolvedeps
>    File "archwork.py", line 63, in bestarch
> IndexError: list index out of range
> #
> 
> I have the the debug files on the web at
> http://home.fnal.gov/~dawson/yum/tests/
> Looking through them, and the code, I can't figure out what the problem is, 
> because at least to me, it looks like it's doing everything right and 
> everything looks right.

Yah - its asking for a list that doesn't have any entries in it and I
don't account for it.

Connie sent me that a few days ago. I'll have something for it shortly.

-sv





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