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Bug 4795

Summary: Glint doesn't work after rpm-3.0.2 upgrade
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: bobvm
Component: glintAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description bobvm 1999-08-31 02:18:09 UTC
After upgrading to the latest rpm (3.0.2) from your Support
list, glint does not work.  Also, the X-Windows Package
Management tool (which envokes glint) does not work.
Executing glint from the command line results in the
following messages:
  bad option 'macrofiles' at /usr/lib/rpm/rpmrc:256
  Glint Graphical Package Manager -- version 2.6.2
  Copyright (C) 1998 - Red Hat Software
  This may be freely redistributed under the terms of the
   GNU Public License
  Traceback (innermost last):
    File "./glint.py", line 49, in ?
      installedPackageSet = InstalledPackageSet()
    File "./packageset.py", line 133, in __init__
      self.db = RPMDatabase(prefix)
    File "./rpmdb.py", line 61, in __init__
      self.OpenDatabase(Prefix)
    File "./rpmdb.py", line 26, in OpenDatabase
      self.reopen()
    File "./rpmdb.py", line 41, in reopen
      self.db = rpm.opendb()
  rpm.error: cannot open database in /var/lib/rpm

I downloaded the rpm and rpm-devel RPMs from the errata
list, and did a "rpm --rebuilddb".  Problem persists.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-08-31 15:59:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 4198 ***

Comment 2 openshift-github-bot 2015-09-28 14:32:37 UTC
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/origin

https://github.com/openshift/origin/commit/eded6e47a5e279b57dfa0f2208937fa245962e92
Issue 4795 - include ref and contextdir in github links