[CentOS] Damaged rpm database?
amyagi at gmail.com
Sat Oct 6 14:04:36 UTC 2007
On 10/6/07, M. Fioretti <mfioretti at nexaima.net> wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 06, 2007 04:24:35 AM -0700, Akemi Yagi (amyagi at gmail.com) wrote:
> > On 10/6/07, Steven Haigh <netwiz at crc.id.au> wrote:
> > > 2) rpm --rebuilddb will do what you need.
> > Run this command with lots of caution. Take a look at this page:
> > http://www.oldrpm.org/hintskinks/repairdb/
> > and try a step-by-step repair procedure.
> In my case, these two commands seem to have restored things without
> rm -f /var/lib/rpm/__db*
> rpm -vv --rebuilddb
> meaning that now, rpm -qa --last doesn't give anymore any error.
> Should I run some other check before officially declaring the problem
If the rebuilding process went through without any problem, it is
likely that you have repaired the rpm database successfully.
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