[CentOS-devel] [CentOS-announce] CESA-2009:1193 Important CentOS 5 x86_64 kernel Update

Mon Aug 10 13:57:35 UTC 2009
Filipe Brandenburger <filbranden at gmail.com>


On Fri, Aug 7, 2009 at 10:56, Phil Schaffner<Philip.R.Schaffner at nasa.gov> wrote:
> Should kernel-debug be installed as a dependency if it was not
> previously installed?  A "yum update" now wants to install kernel-debug.

Did you try to run "yum clean all" and then try "yum update" again?
Yum has recently started to act weird, apparently a bug with sqlite
that occasionally corrupts the dependency database and starts
suggesting bogus dependencies. That might be the issue you are
experiencing. Running "yum clean all" fixes the issue for the next