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Bug 201277 - pup should display meaningful errors upon network failures
Summary: pup should display meaningful errors upon network failures
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pirut
Version: 5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: FC6Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-08-03 23:09 UTC by Vladimir Kotal
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
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Last Closed: 2006-09-11 22:31:12 UTC

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screenshot with pup displaying generic error message (deleted)
2006-08-03 23:14 UTC, Vladimir Kotal
no flags Details

Description Vladimir Kotal 2006-08-03 23:09:46 UTC
Description of problem:
when pup detects an error when initializing it displays message and exits. it
should try do tell what exactly has failed.

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

How reproducible:
run pup with yum repos with unreachable server

Steps to Reproduce:
1. select some unreachable server for one of the enable yum repos
2. run pup
Actual results:
pup will display generic error message

Expected results:
pup should display descriptive error message

Comment 1 Vladimir Kotal 2006-08-03 23:12:43 UTC
pup should display message what yum repo and what server failed, it will be
better than generic error message (see attached screenshot)

Comment 2 Vladimir Kotal 2006-08-03 23:14:27 UTC
Created attachment 133594 [details]
screenshot with pup displaying generic error message

Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2006-09-11 22:31:12 UTC
Fixed in CVS

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