Firefox update problem

Jonathan Ryshpan jonrysh at
Sun Jul 20 17:38:55 UTC 2008

On Sun, 2008-07-20 at 11:07 -0400, Jeffrey Ross wrote:
> Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> > On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 21:09:02 -0700,
> >   Jonathan Ryshpan <jonrysh at> wrote:
> >>
> >> Will this also fix a similar update problem on x86_64 systems?  An
> >> extract from a yum log follows.  The update process is bringing in 
> >>         xulrunner-1.9-0.60.beta5.fc9.i386.rpm 
> >> (why?) even though a more recent version 
> >>         xulrunner-
> >> exists on at least some repositories.  A complete log of the update is
> >> attached.     
> >
> > I am still seeing that problem as of this morning. It looks like the updated
> > rpm is in the repo, but the metadata for x86_64 doesn't refer to it.
> > 
> Is there any way to work around the update problem with 
> xulrunner-1.9-0.beta5??  As of a few minutes ago I'm still hitting 
> against this dependency problem.

I haven't found one.  I tried downloading
and installing it using
        rpm --install --nodeps xulrunner-
only to find further difficulties when upgrading the rest of the system
using yum.  Unfortunately I didn't keep a record of what the
difficulties were.


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