yum update hangs while trying to remove/update package 'rhev-agent' or 'rhevm-guest-agent'

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Trying upgrade the rhev-agent or the rhevm-guest-agent packages is hanging and failing to upgrade the packages.
  • Trying to remove them is also failing


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux VM
  • rhev-agent RPM
  • rhevm-guest-agent-1.0.5-8.el6ev RPM

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