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Old 02-11-2005, 07:53 PM   #1
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yum update and up2date errors

I'm having problems with yum update and up2date (GUI version of yum). In up2date there are two things listed that need updated

1) kdegraphics--
when trying to install this is the error that it gives me from up2date

Test install failed because of package conflicts:
The following packages were added to your selection to satisfy dependencies:
Name Version Release
kdegraphics-devel 3.3.1 2.4

package kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-2.4 is already installed

In the main menu it says that I am using version 3.3.0-3 and the new one is 3.3.1-2.4

2) syste-config-printer
Error given

Test install failed because of package conflicts:
The following packages were added to your selection to satisfy dependencies:
Name Version Release
system-config-printer-gui 1

package system-config-printer-gui- is already installed

3) Yum update--
Error given

Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Downloading header for kdegraphics to pack into transaction set.
kdegraphics-3.3.1-2.3.i38 100% |=========================| 86 kB 00:00
---> Package kdegraphics.i386 7:3.3.1-2.3 set to be updated
---> Package system-config-printer.i386 0: set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: kdegraphics = 7:3.3.1-2.4 for package: kdegraphics-devel
--> Processing Dependency: system-config-printer = 0.6.116-1 for package: system-config-printer-gui
--> Processing Dependency: kdegraphics = 7:3.3.0-3 for package: kdegraphics-devel
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
Error: missing dep: kdegraphics = 7:3.3.1-2.4 for pkg kdegraphics-devel
Error: missing dep: system-config-printer = 0.6.116-1 for pkg system-config-printer-gui
Error: missing dep: kdegraphics = 7:3.3.0-3 for pkg kdegraphics-devel

Any clue on what to do? I'm not sure what has gone wrong....

Thank you!
Old 02-12-2005, 02:59 PM   #2
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up2date is not the gui front for yum. Yum does have a gui which is called yum-extender (very nice - have a look ).

You may have to add a number of repos to find the necessary dependencies. You can either use yum-extender, which will automatically allow you to choose which repos you want to check, or add the repos manually (to do the latter check out FedoraForum .


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