[Yum] Segmentation fault

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Tue Apr 20 07:15:48 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-04-20 at 02:04 -0500, Jason M Cox wrote:

> I copy and paste the screen here its pretty self explanitory what my 
> problem is. Im using RH9.
> [jason at fl2-24 jason]$ su root
> Password:
> [root at fl2-24 jason]# yum install mplayer
> Gathering header information file(s) from server(s)
> Server: ATrpms stable for rhl 9
> Server: Red Hat Linux 9 - i386 - Base
> Server: Red Hat Linux 9 - Updates
> Finding updated packages
> Downloading needed headers
> Resolving dependencies
> Segmentation fault

run a memory check on your system or check your rpmdb for issues -
something is causing rpm or python or one of the other support
modules/libraries to segfault.

if you're seeing it during Resolving dependencies everytime look for a
locked or mishandled rpm db.


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