Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 24611
rpm doesn't give nice errors when trying todo root only ops as non-root
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:30:49 EDT
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.
Collecting rpm needing root problem at #49989
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 49989 ***
Ooops, that should have been #49899
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 49899 ***