Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 64321
RPM package upgrade fails on HP-UX
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:42:23 EDT
Description of Problem:
Upgrading the rpm RPM package on HP-UX 11 fails unexpectedly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install from beta release
2. Upgrade existing installation to final release
error: cannot get shared lock on /home/40betaU/var/rpmdb/Packages
error: cannot open Packages index
No actual problem is apparent with the upgrade; the RPM database is intact, etc.
Can't fix without breaking updates => WONTFIX.