LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 10-02-2003, 03:57 AM   #1
whibble
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Question up2date weird out of disk space error


When using up2date I'm getting a weird error:

Testing package set / solving RPM inter-dependencies...
########################################
RPM package conflict error. The message was:
Test install failed because of package conflicts:
installing package evolution-1.2.2-5 needs 3MB on the /usr filesystem

Weird thing is I have 223Mb free on /usr

Any ideas what's going on?

Thanks,
Whibble...
 
Old 10-02-2003, 05:58 AM   #2
zebbedi
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 18

Rep: Reputation: 0
How much space have you got left in /var/spool/up2date ? This is default for where up2date downloads its packages to?
 
Old 10-02-2003, 06:09 AM   #3
whibble
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Thanks.

I've over a Gig free here - the files in /var/spool/up2date total 5Mb.

Do you know what 'evolution' is?

Trouble is, it seems to be stopping up2date from working.

Whibble...

Last edited by whibble; 10-02-2003 at 06:10 AM.
 
Old 10-02-2003, 06:37 AM   #4
ehdwuld
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Distribution: Currently Suse 11.1 but have RH7,8,9 / Fedora 7,8_64,9_64,&10_64
Posts: 634

Rep: Reputation: 30
Evolution is a mail reader program
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
3Gb of disk space lost! Disk space problem or mother board conflicts with HDD Mistreated Linux - Hardware 4 12-06-2004 03:58 PM
Error transferring install image. You are probably Out of Disk Space gonzalo76 Fedora - Installation 4 09-04-2004 01:35 PM
weird disk full error? sockknitter Fedora 4 01-03-2004 07:13 AM
r9 install error, media failure lack of disk space mangga003 Linux - Newbie 4 10-18-2003 08:50 PM
RH9 error disk space during installation kunyc Linux - Newbie 2 09-29-2003 10:49 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:06 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration