Archive for May, 2011
Posted on 09. May, 2011 by wiredgorilla.
TweetWhen running a ‘yum update’ under CentOS, there are certain packages you may be running which you wish to remain static, or which can potentially cause errors with the update eg. Samba. In these situations it is useful to force yum to exclude certain packages from being updated under CentOS. Yum uses a configuration file [...]
Posted on 06. May, 2011 by wiredgorilla.
TweetIf rpm / yum command hangs during operations or you see error messages – it means your rpm database corrupted. /var/lib/rpm/ stores rpm database just delete the same and rebuild rpm database: Command to rebuild rpm database rm -f /var/lib/rpm/__db* rpm –rebuilddb -v -v