PackageKit - Simple software installation management software

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename PackageKit-1.1.12-7.1.i586.rpm
Package name PackageKit
Package version 1.1.12
Package release 7.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category System/Daemons
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 336.50 KB
Installed size 1.22 MB
PackageKit is a system designed to make installing and updating
software on your computer easier.  The primary design goal is to unify
all the software graphical tools used in different distributions, and
use some of the latest technology like PolicyKit to make the process
suck less.


Package Version Architecture Repository
PackageKit-1.1.12-494.1.x86_64.rpm 1.1.12 x86_64 GNOME Next
PackageKit-1.1.12-494.1.i586.rpm 1.1.12 i586 GNOME Next
PackageKit-1.1.12-395.3.x86_64.rpm 1.1.12 x86_64 GNOME Factory
PackageKit-1.1.12-395.3.i586.rpm 1.1.12 i586 GNOME Factory
PackageKit-1.1.12-7.1.x86_64.rpm 1.1.12 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
PackageKit - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
PackageKit-backend -
PackageKit-branding = 1.1.12
coreutils -
diffutils -
fillup -
grep - - - - - - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
PackageKit = 1.1.12-7.1
PackageKit(x86-32) = 1.1.12-7.1 -


Name Value
PackageKit-browser-plugin < 1.1.0
PackageKit-doc < 0.7.4
PackageKit-gtk-module < 0.7.0
ruck <= 0.6.3


Type URL
Binary Package PackageKit-1.1.12-7.1.i586.rpm
Source Package PackageKit-1.1.12-7.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install PackageKit rpm package:

# zypper install PackageKit




2019-03-19 -
- Add PackageKit-remove-polkit-rules.patch: Remove polkit rules
file (bsc#1125434).
2019-03-17 - Jan Engelhardt <>
- Limit fdupes to the btrfs subvolume.
- Combine %service_* calls to reduce generated boilerplate.
- Redo summaries without em dashes.
- Reduce %systemd_requires to %systemd_ordering; %service_*
can deal with the absence of it.
2019-03-04 -
- Modify PackageKit-systemd-timers.patch: Fix unit field in
packagekit-background.timer (boo#1126943).
2019-02-14 - Stasiek Michalski <>
- Add zypp-Switch-to-doUpgrade-solver-when-required-by-distribution.patch
so Tumbleweed can properly update
2019-01-07 -
- Add PackageKit-systemd-timers.patch: Migrate from cron to
systemd timer (bsc#1115410).
2018-12-26 -
- Drop PackageKit-avoid-endless-loop-on-autoupdate.patch: With
PackageKit-return-on-transactions-going-backwards.patch and
PackageKit-remove-default-thread-check.patch, EULA promt works
without any issue (bsc#1038425).
- Add PackageKit-remove-default-thread-check.patch: Remove the
pk_is_thread_default() check in pk_backend_is_eula_valid() so
that we can call it in zypp backend without any issue
(gh#hughsie/PackageKit#301, bsc#1038425).
- Add PackageKit-return-on-transactions-going-backwards.patch:
transaction: Return directly when its state is going backwards
(gh#hughsie/PackageKit#301, bsc#1038425).
2018-11-28 - Dominique Leuenberger <>
- Update to version 1.1.12:
+ common: Handle quoted strings in /etc/os-release.
+ offline update: Fix translations to show up.
+ Backends:
- zypp: Implement GetFilesLocal in zypp backend.
- Various changes related to aptcc and dnf.
- Changes from version 1.1.11:
+ New Features:
- Add --autoremove option to pkcon.
- Shutdown the daemon on idle by default.
+ Bugfixes:
- De-register callbacks on PkClientHelper finalize.
- Don't complain if command-not-found get uninstalled while
- Fix critical on idle shutdown.
- Fix issues with debconf helper not working.
- Never assert when an interactive TTY is not available.
- Schedule offline update service to run after
- Shut down services cleanly before rebooting after offline
+ Backends:
- Various changes related to aptcc, dnf and nix.
- Drop PackageKit-get-files-local.patch: fixed upstream.
2018-10-16 - Antonio Larrosa <>
- Add files/directories created by tmpfiles.d under /var as ghost
entries to the rpm filelist.
2018-08-31 -
- Add PackageKit-get-files-local.patch: Implement GetFilesLocal
method in zypp backend (bsc#1097581).
2018-08-09 -
- Add PackageKit.tmpfiles: Use tmpfile.d to make sure PackageKit
doesn't package files in /var (bsc#1098042).

See Also

Package Description
PackageKit-Qt-devel-1.0.1-2.1.i586.rpm Simple software installation management software
PackageKit-Qt-devel-1.0.1-2.1.x86_64.rpm Simple software installation management software
PackageKit-backend-zypp-1.1.12-7.1.i586.rpm Zypp backend for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-backend-zypp-1.1.12-7.1.x86_64.rpm Zypp backend for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-branding-openSUSE-42.1-2.5.noarch.rpm Simple software installation management software -- openSUSE default configuration
PackageKit-branding-upstream-1.1.12-7.1.noarch.rpm Upstream configuration for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-devel-1.1.12-7.1.i586.rpm Header files for development with PackageKit
PackageKit-devel-1.1.12-7.1.x86_64.rpm Header files for development with PackageKit
PackageKit-gstreamer-plugin-1.1.12-7.1.i586.rpm GStreamer plugin for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-gstreamer-plugin-1.1.12-7.1.x86_64.rpm GStreamer plugin for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-gtk3-module-1.1.12-7.1.i586.rpm GTK3 backend for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-gtk3-module-1.1.12-7.1.x86_64.rpm GTK3 backend for the PackageKit installation management software
PackageKit-lang-1.1.12-7.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package PackageKit
PgTcl-1.7-11.13.i586.rpm Tcl Client Library for PostgreSQL
PgTcl-1.7-11.13.x86_64.rpm Tcl Client Library for PostgreSQL