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Re: [SLE] Yast2 online update Problem
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 Jul 2006 16:39:45 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060728143945.GA23666@xxxxxxx>
On Fri, Jul 28, 2006 at 10:39:58AM -0400, Mike Coan wrote:
> Michael,
>
> > [stuff deleted]
>
> > Two days ago I was trying to update Suse 10.1 (where is this information
> > hidden, Yast2 seems to be versionless!) after I had determined that my
> > ghostscript was out of date. Yast2 -> YOU -> selecting a few checkboxes,
> > continue -> update runs. When I returned later, I saw a dialog box
> > indicating a restart shall be commencing. Ok'd, after which YOU starts
> > again (?). Again selecting a few checkboxes, continue -> update runs. When
> > I returned later I see that the console is full whith these error messages:
> >
> > /usr/lib/YaST2/bin/y2base: symbol lookup error:
> > /usr/lib/YaST2/plugin/libpy2Pkg.so.2: undefined symbol:
> > _ZN4zypp13SourceManager7restoreENS_10filesystem8PathnameEbRKSsS4_
>
>
> > [stuff deleted}
>
> > Well, I can now neither install nor deinstall with Yast2. Yast(1) seems to
> > call the same internal software, because I receive the same hang-up, but on
> > the console so I can't read the error messages.
>
> > [stuff deleted]
>
> Are you running the x86_64 version of SuSE 10.1? I am and I have the same
> problem. Most of YAST works, but the "Online Update," "Software
> Installation," and "Installation Source" modules all crash.
>
> I manually updated the kernel and kernel source, and checked the 10.1 update
> directory for the latest yast rpms, but that doesn't help. Everything else
> seems to function quite well, including vmware. The only other program that
> doesn't work is zen-updater, which had been working.
>
> If you find a solution other than reinstalling, please post it here.

Can you try updating _all_ packages found there?

Above problem is a mismatch between the packages "libzypp" and
"yast2-packagemanager", both need to be at the same level.

Ciao, Marcus

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