Bug 22708 - gpk-updaste-viewer hangs on scanning installed applications
Summary: gpk-updaste-viewer hangs on scanning installed applications
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: PackageKit
Classification: Unclassified
Component: General (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Richard Hughes
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Reported: 2009-07-10 09:02 UTC by Rodrigo Trujillo
Modified: 2012-01-05 10:43 UTC (History)
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Attachments
gpk-update-viewer log in Fedora 10 (320.02 KB, application/octet-stream)
2009-07-10 09:04 UTC, Rodrigo Trujillo
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gpk-update-viewer log in Fedora 11 (23.16 KB, application/octet-stream)
2009-07-10 09:04 UTC, Rodrigo Trujillo
Details
packagekitd log in Fedora 10 (96.75 KB, application/octet-stream)
2009-07-10 09:05 UTC, Rodrigo Trujillo
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Screenshot of Fedora 10 (28.62 KB, image/png)
2009-07-10 09:05 UTC, Rodrigo Trujillo
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Description Rodrigo Trujillo 2009-07-10 09:02:13 UTC
Overview: 
    After applying all updates, the tool hangs on scanning installed applications. See screenshot.


Steps to Reproduce:

    I'm not sure what is causing this problem and how to start it. At some time something becomes inconsistent and it hangs.
    I had thoughts that the problem would be related to some extra yum plugins I have in my system, but even disabling all plugins, the problem persisted.


Actual Results: 
    In Fedora 10 the application hangs, clicking on close button makes the window close, but gpk-update-viewer remains running in background. I had to kill it manually.
    On Fedora 11 it has the same behavior, but quitting the application seems to works around this issue.

    On Fedora 10, I could 'fix' the problem (apparently) setting ScanDesktopFiles=false' in /etc/PackageKit/PackageKit.conf and rebooting the machine.

   
Build Date & Platform: 

  Fedora 10:   
    PackageKit-gstreamer-plugin-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    gnome-packagekit-0.3.14-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-yum-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-udev-helper-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-browser-plugin-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-yum-plugin-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-glib-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    PackageKit-docs-0.3.16-1.fc10.x86_64
    yum-metadata-parser-1.1.2-10.fc10.x86_64
    yum-3.2.23-3.fc10.noarch
    yum-utils-1.1.19-1.fc10.noarch


  Fedora 11:
    I dont have many information about Fedora 11, but attached a log from a friend of mine. Believe his machine was up to date with latest repo packages


Additional Information:

    Attached are log of packagekitd and gpk-update-viewer for Fedora 10; and gpk-update-viewer in Fedora 11.
Comment 1 Rodrigo Trujillo 2009-07-10 09:04:13 UTC
Created attachment 27564 [details]
gpk-update-viewer log in Fedora 10
Comment 2 Rodrigo Trujillo 2009-07-10 09:04:34 UTC
Created attachment 27565 [details]
gpk-update-viewer log in Fedora 11
Comment 3 Rodrigo Trujillo 2009-07-10 09:05:07 UTC
Created attachment 27566 [details]
packagekitd log in Fedora 10
Comment 4 Rodrigo Trujillo 2009-07-10 09:05:39 UTC
Created attachment 27567 [details]
Screenshot of Fedora 10
Comment 5 Jean-François Fortin Tam 2012-01-05 10:43:24 UTC
Hi there,
This bug report is very old and based on a version not supported anymore. By upgrading to a newer version of PackageKit you could receive bug fixes and new functionality. You may need to upgrade your Linux distribution to obtain a newer version of PackageKit.
Please feel free to reopen this bug if the problem still occurs with the latest version.


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