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Bug 224459

Summary: open rpmdb crashes
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Oswaldo David Gómez Socorro <odgomez>
Component: pirutAssignee: Jeremy Katz <katzj>
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Description Oswaldo David Gómez Socorro 2007-01-25 19:56:02 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; es-ES; rv: Gecko/20061221 Fedora/ Firefox/

Description of problem:
Component: Software Manager
Summary: TB8a9160cb

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 390, in ?
  File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 386, in main
  File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 299, in run
  File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 310, in doRefresh
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/pirut/", line 150, in reposSetup
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 367, in doGroupSetup
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 339, in add
    group = Group(elem)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 57, in __init__
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 133, in parse
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 143, in parse_package_list
    raise CompsException

Local variables in innermost frame:
self: Graphics
package: digikam
type: optinoal
packagelist_elem: <Element 'packagelist' at 0xb385cb30>
child: <Element 'packagereq' at 0xb385cab8>

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Invoke Add/Remove Software in Gnome, as usual 
2.Superuser password given when required
3.Package Manager window opened in the background while "Retrieving software information" progress bar dialog showed up in front.
4. An Exception Occurred dialog appeared showing a log of the failure and suggesting to post the bug.
5. After hitting the Exit button, the whole thing closed.

Actual Results:
The application was terminated

Expected Results:
As usual, after retrieving the software information, the main Package Manager window were usable to install, upgrade or deinstall software

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-01-25 20:12:34 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 224292 ***