Bug 24611 - rpm doesn't give nice errors when trying todo root only ops as non-root
rpm doesn't give nice errors when trying todo root only ops as non-root
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 49899
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
7.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-01-22 12:10 EST by Hans de Goede
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-08-30 14:14:45 EDT
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Description Hans de Goede 2001-01-22 12:10:14 EST
It gives: unable to open rpm database.

I have seen many newbies been surprised by this an error saying root rights
are required for this would be a lott nicer.
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2001-08-30 14:12:05 EDT
Collecting rpm needing root problem at #49989

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 49989 ***
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 2001-08-30 14:20:33 EDT
Ooops, that should have been #49899

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 49899 ***

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