Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 86444
rpm unpack error
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:52:17 EDT
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Description of problem:
Red Hat Network, Update agent fails to install php-manual-4.2.2-8.0.7.
Error: rpm unpack error installing the package php-manual-4.2.2-8.0.7
Tried a number of times with other packages and along.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.run Red Hat Network (Update Agent) for php-manual...
Actual Results: rpm unpack error
Expected Results: installed package
Did you run out of disk space or something? Please post a complete transcript
of this failing.
No additional information unless you can point me to a log.
Up2date simply gives an error that it can not expand the
rpm. Very general error message. Drive space is not an
issue -- most other rpm's are ok.
I will be attempting to update to 9 as soon as the bandwidth
on your side allows.
I've seen some problems where doing:
# rm -f /var/spool/up2date/*
has fixed problems, where a corrupt package has somehow been cached. Can you
After "rm -f /var/spool/up2date/*" and download of rpm, I ran rpm and it
Looks like the issue has to do with the content of the spooling area.
Exactly what ??
I don't know, but up2date should handle this I guess.