On 09/14/2009 01:13 PM, Jesse Keating wrote:
Note that you'll have rpmdb mismatches even when creating an EL5
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
Of course, that is a smaller level of incompatibility since those files
are so safely removable (as long as there is not a transaction running).
I've encountered many issues with one version not liking another
version's __db files over the years, but this is the first time since
RHL6.2 that I recall the main database files being incompatible like this.