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Re: [opensuse-factory] Tumbleweed - Review of the week 201/35
On Fri, 2017-09-01 at 17:33 +0200, Dominique Leuenberger / DimStar
wrote:
On Fri, 2017-09-01 at 11:26 -0400, Neal Gompa wrote:


This has been broken in libzypp since openSUSE 13.2. It returns
`type=NONE` and can't do anything with the repo in that
circumstance.

The issue is resolved in libzypp in TW - which is the only case that
matters for this.

Any user upgrading from any different version will, at the time of
upgrade, automatically pick rpm-md as type - so their libzypp won't
matter.

you can reproduce the behaviour by changing your repo from
/tumbleweed/repo/oss to /tumbleweed/repo/oss/suse (which is the
current
rpm-md repo) - but leaving type=yast2 in the .repo file: zypper ref
will automatically fallback to rpm-md (NOTE: it will NOT fall back in
the other direction once you switch the repo back to …/repo/oss! and
you should switch back!)

Specifically with this changelog entry:

* Wed Jul 12 2017
- repo refresh: Re-probe if the repository type changes (bsc#1048315)

Cheers,
Dominique
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