Description of problem:
While running yum update, yum throws the following error:
ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve:
libsmbios is needed by (installed) smbios-utils-bin-2.2.19-4.1.el3.i386
(1, [u'Please report this error in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/enter_bug.cgi?product=Red%20Hat%20Enterprise%20Linux%205&component=yum'])
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happens every time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Clean yum (to make sure nothing's outstanding)
2. Run yum update
3. Error produces itself.
Clean yum update.
Run: rpm -Va --nofiles --nodigest
...you'll probably find that it's a preexisting problem in the rpmdb,