[packagekit] PackageKit is suppressing yum plugin output.

Richard Hughes hughsient at gmail.com
Mon Mar 12 13:08:41 UTC 2018

On 12 March 2018 at 13:01, Julio Faracco <jcfaracco at gmail.com> wrote:
> I created a Yum plugin which shows a message in terminal.
> It is working fine when I run yum commands but it is not working when
> I use pkcon.

packagekitd doesn't forward any terminal to the client.

> Do you know why and how to do that?

You can't do that. At least on RHEL and Fedora its a packaging
violation to show output during the package installation stage. What
are you trying to do?


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