[PlanetCCRMA] rpm hang

foltra@terra.cl foltra@terra.cl
Fri Oct 10 09:20:01 2003

On Thu, 09 Oct 2003, Joe Hartley wrote:

> Anyone ever seen rpm commands just hang?  Doesn't matter what it's doing,
> could even be "rpm -q -a"  The command just hangs, I can't ^C out of it
> but have to do a kill -9 from another shell.


It happened to me recently (redhat9+planetccrma). the rpm program
hanged so hard that kill -QUIT didn't kill the guy, i had to shutdown
and rebuild the database.
Francisco Oltra