F13 RC2 upgrade test

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Tue May 11 14:45:21 UTC 2010

On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 10:43 AM, Adam Williamson <awilliam at redhat.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-05-10 at 11:03 -0700, Gordon Messmer wrote:
>> On 05/10/2010 03:01 AM, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> > You should file it against the package whose script failed.   Upgrades
>> > are supported.
>> The problem isn't really with usbmuxd.  The problem is that groupadd
>> cannot work on a Fedora 12 system whose network is down.  As far as I
>> can tell, nss_ldap will try to determine whether or not the group exists
>> already and will hang forever.  The only solution I can think of would
>> be to remove "ldap" from /etc/nsswitch.conf temporarily during installation.
> Adding a user and group is a fairly common thing to happen in RPM
> scripts, so I would think there should be a generalized solution in the
> Fedora packaging guidelines for how this case should be handled, if
> there isn't already.

The usbmuxd scriptlet was taken from the packaging guidelines, it
doesn't happen on a standalone system. I'm not sure if sssd will
assist with that issue during upgrade moving forward.


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