[CentOS] hdr SHA1: BAD, not hex

Mon Oct 3 16:59:18 UTC 2011
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Got a problem with one workstation. What I'm seeing, from a yum update
(saw it with make whatis first):
Running rpm_check_debug
error: rpmdbNextIterator: skipping h#    1211 hdr SHA1: BAD, not hex
<repeated many times>
ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve:
libicui18n.so.36 is needed by boost-1.33.1-10.el5_7.3.i386
libicuuc.so.36 is needed by boost-1.33.1-10.el5_7.3.i386
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Are there any workarounds, or do I need to file this bug?