[CentOS] yum update killed on cleanup stage - anything to worry about?

Rodrigo Barbosa rodrigob at suespammers.org
Sat Mar 25 18:36:05 UTC 2006

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On Sat, Mar 25, 2006 at 06:29:31PM +0000, Will McDonald wrote:
> On 25/03/06, Matt Arnilo S. Baluyos (Mailing Lists)
> <matt.baluyos.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> >
> > I had to kill yum while it's on the cleanup stage (somehow it stalled
> > so i killed it).
> >
> > Should I be worried about anything in this situation? If so, how do I
> > go about fixing it?
> I had to do that on one of our servers the other day after a 4.2 ->
> 4.3 Yum update. I was a little worried but after reboot the system
> seemed fine.
> Eep. Actually, checking more closely, I appear to have ended up in the
> same state as Dave in the "futex.. How to remove lots of duplicate
> packages" thread...

Just hope that is all you've got wrong. The one time I did that, I ended
up with a lot of files without selinux context assigned to them. It was
a nightmare.


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