Yum update problems: fixed Livna, now what?

Claude Jones claude_jones at levitjames.com
Sun Nov 6 23:02:16 UTC 2005

On Sun November 6 2005 4:56 pm, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> After several days of yum problems (no livna), I switched to the
> failovermethod=priority mirror method, and yum starts normally.
> However, it bombs out with:
> --> Finished Dependency Resolution
> Error: Missing Dependency: dbus-qt = 0.33-3.1.fc4.kde is needed by
> package dbus-devel
> When can I get that? If I just download it as an rpm (I haven't
> checked from where yet), will that screw anything up?

>From the kde-redhat maillist, yesterday:

> apt-get -f install dbus-qt dbus-qt-devel
> produces
> The following packages will be upgraded
>    dbus-qt (0.33-3.1.fc4.kde => 0.33-3.2.fc4.kde)
> The following packages will be REMOVED:
>    NetworkManager-devel (0.4-20.FC4.1)
>    dbus-devel (0.33-3.1.fc4.kde)
>    hal-devel (0.5.2-2)
> The following NEW packages will be installed:
>    dbus-qt-devel (0.33-3.2.fc4.kde)
> Any insight on these dependancy issues would be appreciated.

Do you really want/need dbus-devel/hal-devel?  If so, first
1. yum remove dbus-devel
2. yum install dbus-qt
3. Then reinstall anything still desired removed in step 1.

Claude Jones
Bluemont, VA, USA

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