Fwd: [SATLUG] Fedora 11 and Yum

redpill-master toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Sun Jun 21 13:08:54 CDT 2009


that's not really a fix...more of a clumsy workaround especially if he
didn't do a separate partition of his home drive.

Todd

On Sat, 2009-06-20 at 18:08 -0400, riugakusei at aim.com wrote:
> JUST DO A FRESH INSTALL OF FC11.... TRY THAT ...? i just did a fresh install of fc 11.... its amazing..
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> From: John Clements <jclements at grandecom.net>
> To: satlug at satlug.org
> Sent: Sat, Jun 20, 2009 2:37 pm
> Subject: [SATLUG] Fedora 11 and Yum
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> Just updated from Fedora 10 to 11.  Yum worked in Fedora 10.?
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> When typing 'yum' at the command line as root, get a message that says?
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> 'No module named yum'. Here's the steps taken, any hints greatly appreciated.?
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> Typed yum as root, following appeared?
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> "There was a problem importing one of the Python modules?
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> required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was:?
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> ?   No module named yum?
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> Please install a package which provides this module, or?
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> verify that the module is installed correctly.?
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> It's possible that the above module doesn't match the?
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> current version of Python, which is:?
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> 2.6 (r26:66714, Mar 17 2009, 11:44:21)?
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> [GCC 4.4.0 20090313 (Red Hat 4.4.0-0.26)]?
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> If you cannot solve this problem yourself, please go to?
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> the yum faq at:?
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> ?  http://wiki.linux.duke.edu/YumFaq  "?
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> YumFaq at question 7 states:?
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> "If you are getting a message that yum itself is the missing module then?
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> you probably installed it incorreclty (or installed the source rpm using?
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> make/make install). If possible, find a prebuilt rpm that will work for?
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> your system like one from Fedora or CentOS. Or, you can download the?
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> srpm and do a?
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> rpmbuild --rebuild yum*.src.rpm"?
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> found yum-3.2.23-0.src.rpm via google and downloaded, then in the directory where?
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> the yum*.src file is located, as root 'rpmbuild --rebuild yum*.src.rpm' per instructions above,?
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> same result, get same error message.?
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> Any hints?  really need yum for updates.?
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