[CentOS] What causes phantom update nags?

Wed Jul 1 21:12:21 UTC 2015
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 7/1/2015 2:02 PM, Kay Schenk wrote:
> My Update Applet keeps giving me messages to install an update to a
> package I do not have installed. To make matters more confusing, when I
> actually try to install the package it wants to update, there is a
> problem with the installation.
> Any tips on how to resolve this?  Is this somehow caused by the
> repositories I have enabled?

can you run in a shell window,

     sudo yum check-update

  and paste the output here ?

otherwise we'd just be guessing whats going on.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz