Synaptic and apt problems...
lux at diesel-research.com
Mon May 29 23:43:19 UTC 2006
Synaptic works again.
I ran yum update this afternoon and there was a new synaptic package in
the list to update. I allowed it to install and now synaptic works
On Sun, 2006-05-28 at 12:19 +0300, Panu Matilainen wrote:
> On Sat, 2006-05-27 at 13:27 -0600, Kim Lux wrote:
> > On Sat, 2006-05-27 at 11:58 +0300, Panu Matilainen wrote:
> > > What does 'rpm -q apt synaptic' say?
> > >
> > > - Panu -
> > >
> > $ rpm -q synaptic
> > synaptic-0.57.2-1.fc4
> > $ rpm -q apt
> > apt-0.5.15lorg3.1-5.fc4
> > I've tried several version of synaptic, all with the same result.
> Synaptic needs some patches to work with repomd and you need to have
> synaptic built against the very exact version of apt (due to apt soname
> not having changed when it really should have), eg:
> Also make sure you don't have any locally installed libapt-pkg or synaptic versions lying
> around. If the above version still behaves strangely it starts sounding like a real bug.
> - Panu -
Kim Lux, Diesel Research Inc.
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