[CentOS] yum update interruption recovery

Wed Dec 4 22:55:03 UTC 2013
Hugh E Cruickshank <hugh at forsoft.com>

FromJitse Klomp Sent: December 4, 2013 14:47
> On 12/04/2013 11:34 PM, Hugh E Cruickshank wrote:
> >
> > I am having problems with a CentOS 6.4 box that I was in the process
> > of doing a yum update to 6.5. Unfortunately the system hung during
> > the update and I was forced to reboot it and it is now a bit of a
> > mess. Can someone point me in the direction of any documentation
> > that would assist in the recovering from this.
> Run yum-complete-transaction.

Tried that but it failed. I am now seriously looking at manually
deleting and/or reinstalling a large number of packages but I was
hoping that there might be some recommended procedures available "out
there" that might be easier.


Regards, Hugh

Hugh E Cruickshank, Forward Software, www.forward-software.com