[Yum] Yum conflicts with python-urlgrabber

seth vidal skvidal at linux.duke.edu
Sat Mar 4 23:18:06 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-03-04 at 15:48 -0300, Pablo L. Arturi wrote:
> Hello people. I have installed a package that requires
> python-urlgrabber, the package is (vzyum from OpenVZ), and now I want
> to install yum, but I always get this error:
> file /usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/urlgrabber/progress.pyc from
> install of yum-2.2.2-0.fc3 conflicts with file from package
> python-urlgrabber-2.9.7-1.1.fc3.rf
> this error apears for lot of pyc files. I tried installing yum from
> source, different rpm packaged versions, and I can't find a solution.
> I have readed in a forum that there is some conflicts with yum from
> fedora (I am running FC3) because of the naming, and yum complaints
> for ownership. Don't know if this is the case, I don't really
> understand why this happens.
> Any idea? shortcut? how to troubleshoot this?

yum 2.2 provided urlgrabber in it. yum 2.4 uses the external one.

Upgrade to yum 2.4 - it should run on anything yum 2.2 ran on.


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