Rawhide updated breaks yum

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Sat Jun 30 13:18:20 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jun 30, 2012 at 02:13:35PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 30, 2012 at 02:11:42PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> > 
> > Somehow it's possible to update rpm but not yum and break Rawhide,
> > using just 'yum' commands, not rpm directly and no forced installs.
> FWIW, the commands were (starting from recent F17):
>   sudo yum install fedora-release-rawhide
>   sudo yum --enablerepo=rawhide install libudev

So it seems just this command is required:

  sudo rm -rf /var/lib/rpm/__db.00*

Perhaps there is a missing %post or similar?


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