Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 110853
rpm segmentation fault
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:59:45 EDT
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Description of problem:
I've searched through bugzilla and cannot find a resolution for the
I am getting segementation faults from 'rpm -qa' I've followed the
steps for recovery of the rpmdb and they always fail with a
'rpm -qa -vv' received the following:
<<<normal ouput deleted>>>
error: rpmdb: damaged header instance #1071 retrieved, skipping.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.rpm -qa -vv
Actual Results: segmentation fault
If you give me a ptr (i.e. URL) to a tarball of /var/lib/rpm,
I'll see if I can fix and mail you the result.
Closing due to inactivity. If this issue still occurs with current releases,
please reopen and set the release in which you've encountered the problem.