enhancement update in Fedora 21 for dnf

Status: stable 4 years ago


  • don't store empty attributes (RhBug:1246928)
  • conf: change minrate threshold to librepo default (RhBug:1212320)


  • cleanup old cache in posttrans (Michael Mraka)
  • include /var/cache/dnf into rpm (Michael Mraka)
  • do not use releasever in cache path (related to RhBug:1173107) (Michael Mraka)

The DNF version 0.6.2 contains mostly bug fixes, improves database locking mechanism and does not request fresh metadata for every command.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2015-9bcdcdc46b

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by mluscon.

This update has obsoleted dnf-0.6.4-6.fc21, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

This update has been pushed to testing.

seems to work here in casual testing

karma: +1

no regressions noted

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

works in the buildsystem

karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1246928: +1 #1173107: +1

This update has been pushed to stable.

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Update Severity
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush (karma)
Autopush (time)
submitted 4 years ago
in testing 4 years ago
in stable 4 years ago

Related Bugs 14

00 #909856 [rfe] lazy mode for metadata syncing
00 #1070902 dnf autocomplete for install ./* + <tab> takes ages</tab>
00 #1121184 dnf: shows fake download speed when not downloading anything
00 #1122617 reinstall of local rpms gives traceback
00 #1124316 [locking] per-installroot metadata lock
00 #1133830 Does not import gpg keys
00 #1134893 "dnf update" works as "dnf install" on local package files
00 #1135861 group erase libreoffice fails, package requires but none of the providers can be installed
00 #1136223 [abrt] dnf: packages.py:76:parsePackages:TypeError: unsupported operand type(s) for |=: 'set' and 'list'
00 #1136584 [abrt] dnf: rpmsack.py:255:_read:AttributeError: <dnf.yum.rpmsack.rpmdbadditionaldatapackage 0x7f10fed01b50="" at="" object=""> has no attribute reason</dnf.yum.rpmsack.rpmdbadditionaldatapackage>
00 #1138700 dnf doesn't install all packages on command line
0+1 #1173107 mock: use of "dnf --installroot ..." yields "releasever not given" error
00 #1212320 [metadata] dnf makecache never timeouts
0+1 #1246928 dnf: AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'encode'

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case base update cli
00 Test Case langpacks packages