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Bug 1947634 - Missing dependency on xz
Summary: Missing dependency on xz
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: arm-image-installer
Version: 33
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Robinson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-04-08 19:00 UTC by Tom Rini
Modified: 2021-04-22 14:53 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: arm-image-installer-3.4-1.fc34
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Last Closed: 2021-04-22 14:53:39 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Tom Rini 2021-04-08 19:00:16 UTC
Description of problem:

The arm-image-installer script uses "xzcat" to decompress the xz file passed with --image but does not depend on xz being installed

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:

arm-image-installer --image=Fedora-Rawhide.xz --target=Bananapi --media=/dev/mmcblk0

Without "xz" installed on the system.

Actual results:

/usr/bin/arm-image-installer: line 313: xzcat: command not found
0+0 records in
0+0 records out
0 bytes copied, 3.9945e-05 s, 0.0 kB/s
= Writing image complete!

Comment 1 Tom Rini 2021-04-08 20:07:05 UTC
There is also a missing dependency on libselinux-utils, to provide getenforce which is called to see if relabeling is required.  Since both of these missing deps are rather common a Fedora install, I should note that my use case is "I don't have Fedora installed, let me throw it in a container so I can put Fedora on some ARM SBCs I have handy".

Comment 2 Peter Robinson 2021-04-19 15:28:13 UTC
And xfsprogs if you're using the Server image.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2021-04-19 16:42:29 UTC
FEDORA-2021-6b01add75e has been submitted as an update to Fedora 34.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2021-04-20 22:25:13 UTC
FEDORA-2021-6b01add75e has been pushed to the Fedora 34 testing repository.
Soon you'll be able to install the update with the following command:
`sudo dnf upgrade --enablerepo=updates-testing --advisory=FEDORA-2021-6b01add75e`
You can provide feedback for this update here:

See also for more information on how to test updates.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2021-04-21 18:20:45 UTC
FEDORA-2021-6b01add75e has been submitted as an update to Fedora 34.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2021-04-22 14:53:39 UTC
FEDORA-2021-6b01add75e has been pushed to the Fedora 34 stable repository.
If problem still persists, please make note of it in this bug report.

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