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FS#69881 - [pacman 6.0.0alpha1-1] Pacman downloads ParallelDownloads + 1 following package download failure

Attached to Project: Pacman
Opened by Richard Ullger (rullger) - Thursday, 04 March 2021, 20:48 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Sunday, 18 April 2021, 16:11 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category General
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 5.2.2
Due in Version 6.0.0
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



Following the failure of a package download, pacman proceeds to download the next package and also re-attempts to download the failed package.
Only tested with ParallelDownloads set to 1. The bottom two packages in the attached screenshot are both downloading at the same time.

Steps to reproduce:

Install pacman 6.0.0alpha1-1
Run pacman -Syu over a slow connection, ParallelDownloads set to 1 and an update containing several large package download sizes.
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Closed by  Eli Schwartz (eschwartz)
Sunday, 18 April 2021, 16:11 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing: mit/?id=90600583930b1a99436673d6247d04e7 237286c0
Comment by Richard Ullger (rullger) - Thursday, 04 March 2021, 20:50 GMT
Pacman.conf at the time of the system update.