[CentOS] problems with yum and 4.3-->4.4

Wed Sep 20 17:17:45 UTC 2006
Robert <kerplop at sbcglobal.net>

Johnny Hughes wrote:

>   To work around that issue:
> yum update yum sqlite python-sqlite kernel
> Then do the rest of the upgrade.
> There is a futex issue that happens to some people (and has been
> happening since RH 5.x) ... to minimize that reboot prior to upgrade and
> remove the files __db.00* from /var/lib/rpm.
On a an ASUS A7N8X / Athlon 2600+ box that has historically been  a  tad 
this worked like a champ! When the smoke cleared, the only anomaly I 
found was
that hald wasn't running.