RPM DB blocking...
alan at clueserver.org
Tue Jan 9 21:22:06 UTC 2007
On Tue, 9 Jan 2007, Kevac Marko wrote:
> Often yum exits with segmentation fault and after this rpm db is
> somehow blocked.
> Any rpm or yum start freezes when connecting to rpm db. Only reboot helps.
> What can i do to avoid reboot and to unlock rpm db?
I am encountering this as well. It causes daily cron to pile up rpm
queries looking for new packages as well.
I have not tested if rebooting fixes the problem. (I will in a moment.)
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