[TriLUG] RPM - can't install or erase a package
clubjuggler at gmail.com
Thu Nov 16 15:47:56 EST 2006
On 11/16/06, Christopher L Merrill <chris at webperformance.com> wrote:
> Mark Fowle wrote:
> > Chris just curious -- did you try uninstalling? (just in case) ?
> > What linux are you using?
> Yeah, we tried uninstalling the package with a number of "force this"
> and "force that" options. Then we tried manually removing all the
> files in the package and eventually hosed something good. "man" stopped
> working :>
> Since it was a fresh install of CentOS, we decided to wipe it and
> re-install the OS. Another mystery left unsolved...
Did you try rpm --rebuilddb?
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