[CentOS] rpm problem after upgrade
andres.baravalle at gmail.com
Wed Sep 20 18:28:48 UTC 2006
2006/9/20, Matt Hyclak <hyclak at math.ohiou.edu>:
> On Wed, Sep 20, 2006 at 06:58:53PM +0100, Andres Baravalle enlightened us:
> > 2006/9/20, Matt Hyclak <hyclak at math.ohiou.edu>:
> > >Is python-rpm installed?
> > Hi,
> > if you mean rpm-python, yes. I haven't a package called python-rpm.
> Yes, I did. I even double checked it on my system and still typed it wrong...
> I have rpm-python-4.3.3-18_nonptl installed.
> > I have rebooted with selinux enabled as permissive and yum it's not
> > working either. Before it was set up as disabled.
> I don't think your error has anything to do with SELinux, per se.
> > required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was:
> > /usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/rpmmodule.so: undefined symbol:
> > rpmtsSetREContext
> indicates to me that a library is missing or can't be found. What does
> ldd /usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/rpmmodule.so
> tell you?
> And now you know why upgrades between major versions are not supported ;-)
upgrading rpm-python to your version (alog with the other rpm*
packages) made it work. Thanks!
I know that it's not suggested to upgrade but I was getting stuck with
old packages all the time. It took time, but finally is (mostly)
sorted (apart from a few warnings that I'm still trying to track).
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