[Yum] Yum stops with FUTEX_WAIT?

Lawrence, Steve Steve.Lawrence at factiva.com
Tue Jan 4 16:16:40 UTC 2005

I can confirm that this happens if you pull the latest rpm's from RHN
(create your own repository) and then update your RHES3.0 using those

A reboot fixed it for me (part of the reboot process being to delete
/var/lib/rpm/__db* )


-----Original Message-----
From: yum-bounces at lists.dulug.duke.edu
[mailto:yum-bounces at lists.dulug.duke.edu] On Behalf Of seth vidal
Sent: Tuesday, January 04, 2005 8:22 AM
To: Yellowdog Updater, Modified
Subject: Re: [Yum] Yum stops with FUTEX_WAIT?

On Tue, 2005-01-04 at 11:07 +0100, Michael Heiming wrote:
> Hi!
> Using yum (2.0.7) on RH ES 3.0 which has always worked fine until now,

> yum stops at this point:

did you recently update to rhel3 update4?

If so you need to read this bug:


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