Problem about upgrade multiple rpm package.

devzero2000 devzero2000 at
Wed Dec 10 13:28:03 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 10, 2008 at 9:13 AM, qiuhd <qiuhd at> wrote:
> Hi, Guys
> Please help me about this upgrade problem.
> I built two packages, A and B, B has dependency on A. I have a old version
> of A ( A_1.0.rpm) installed on my linux system, now I want to upgrade to
> new version by execute
> rpm -Uvh A_2.0.rpm B_2.0.rpm
> If the %pre scriptlet failed because of some reason, I think the upgrade
> should abort and leave the old installed on untouched.

The new B depends on the new A ? From your description i think no. Why
should be the upgrade abort all ?
If you use a C rpm - unrelated a A but with %pre failing - what do you think
should be happen on : rpm -Uvh C_1_0.rpm B_2_0.rpm ?
B should be failing to upgrade ?

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