[Yum] The generated cache was invalid

David Timms dtimms at iinet.net.au
Sat Mar 22 06:55:59 UTC 2008

Ivan Quirino wrote:
> When removing packages with yum, sometimes I get that message of the
> subject: The generated cache was invalid. When this happens, some packages
> aren't removed from the database instead of the files being removed. What is
> this problem? There's how I can solve it??
I haven't seen that one, however:
yum -d 10 [your command}
will give heaps of debug info as it runs, and might lead to the cause.

Posting your command and actual output is pretty useful in tracking down 


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