On 01/02/2019 13.18, Knurpht-openSUSE wrote:
Op vrijdag 1 februari 2019 13:06:04 CET schreef Carlos
On 01/02/2019 12.58, Andrei Borzenkov wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 1, 2019 at 2:14 PM Carlos E. R. <robin.listas(a)telefonica.net>
On 01/02/2019 08.26, Basil Chupin wrote:
> PS A few minutes ago I tried to "fiddle" with my wife's Leap 15.0
> and after that rebooted the system; when I logged in, I received a
> Notification stating , "Failed to cache rpm database".
> Going from bad to worse :-).
Did you run "rpm --rebuilddb" or "rpmdb --rebuilddb" yet?
I had the same problem too on TW VM and ended up doing rebuilddb. It
was sporadic, but running verification show errors in files other than
Did you find out if the command "rpm --rebuilddb" works, or only "rpmdb
I ask because I want to report man page error in bugzilla, but perhaps
the page is correct.
I hesitate to try "rpm --rebuilddb" on a healthy system.
RPMDB(8) System Manager's Manual
rpmdb - RPM Database Tool
I know that manpage, and my hypothesis is that there is a mistake, and I
want to check.
Fire up a VM, try. Did so, ages ago, and it never
See my response to Andrei ;-)
But still, we don't know what Basil
"fiddled", so the cause might completely
different. FWIW he may have destroyed a btrfs subvolume. We don't know.
Cheers / Saludos,
Carlos E. R.
(from 15.0 x86_64 at Telcontar)