On Mon, 2009-09-14 at 12:26 -0400, Mike McLean wrote:
It is unfortunate that this incompatibility was introduced in rpm,
it was for a good reason -- sha256 sums replaced semi-insecure md5sums.
Note that you'll have rpmdb mismatches even when creating an EL5 chroot
on EL5, if you create an i386 chroot on an x86_64 host. Just that
difference is enough to cause rpmdb mismatches. A work around if you
must work within the chroot is to remove the db cache, rm
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