persistent gnome dep problems (F16 alpha rc3-5, alpha), --skip-broken wants to haul in 32-bit libs

Bill Nottingham notting at redhat.com
Thu Aug 25 18:41:02 UTC 2011


Jonathan Corbet (corbet-ft at lwn.net) said: 
>  - Somewhere in the middle, while I'm not looking, the update kills the
>    running session and/or X server - I come back to a login screen.  It
>    used to be safe to run "yum update" from a terminal window, but,
>    seemingly, not anymore.  Not really a step in the right direction. 

There was a bug that caused dbus to get restarted when it should not
have been. I believe this is in the process of having a fix pushed.

Bill


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