Update problems!

Karl Larsen k5di at zianet.com
Tue Dec 11 20:47:56 UTC 2007


Karl Larsen wrote:
>    I was told 10 updates are there to get. I put that stupid pup to 
> work and it was all done and setting things up when it put up a panel 
> saying one package does not have a public key!
>
>    So zero of the 10 updates were installed because of this. I sure 
> get tired of the nice GUI stuff not working. Had I done it right I 
> would have used:
>
> # yum -y update
>
> and it would all be done now and not needed to d/l all that stuff again.
>
> Karl
>
    So I tried to fix this with a manual update and this happened:

 policycoreutils-gui     i386       2.0.32-2.fc8     updates           161 k
 samba-client            i386       3.0.28-0.fc8     updates           4.5 M
 samba-common            i386       3.0.28-0.fc8     updates           7.2 M
 selinux-policy          noarch     3.0.8-64.fc8     updates           401 k
 selinux-policy-devel    noarch     3.0.8-64.fc8     updates           518 k
 selinux-policy-targeted  noarch     3.0.8-64.fc8     updates           
1.6 M
 transmission            i386       0.94-1.fc8       updates           675 k
 xorg-x11-server-Xorg    i386       1.3.0.0-36.fc8   updates           2.9 M
 yum                     noarch     3.2.8-2.fc8      updates           509 k

Transaction Summary
=============================================================================
Install      0 Package(s)        
Update      21 Package(s)        
Remove       0 Package(s)        

Total download size: 30 M
Downloading Packages:
warning: rpmts_HdrFromFdno: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 30c9ecf8


Public key for yum-3.2.8-2.fc8.noarch.rpm is not installed
[root at k5di ~]#

What this means is there must be one public key missing and the dam 
update fails.

Karl


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