Package installation fails with the message " unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/sbin/XXX cpio: cap_set_file"

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Issue

  • Package installation fails with the message " unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/sbin/XXX cpio: cap_set_file"
Running transaction
  Installing : apr-1.4.8-3.el7_4.1.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                                1/6
  Installing : apr-util-1.5.2-6.el7.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                               2/6
  Installing : httpd-tools-2.4.6-67.el7_4.6.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                       3/6
  Installing : mailcap-2.1.41-2.el7.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                               4/6
  Installing : redhat-logos-70.0.3-6.el7.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                          5/6
  Installing : httpd-2.4.6-67.el7_4.6.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                             6/6
Error unpacking rpm package httpd-2.4.6-67.el7_4.6.x86_64
error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/sbin/suexec;5a4d0c36: cpio: cap_set_file
error: httpd-2.4.6-67.el7_4.6.x86_64: install failed
rhel-7-server-rpms/7Server/x86_64/productid                                                                                                                                                                           | 2.1 kB  00:00:00
  Verifying  : redhat-logos-70.0.3-6.el7.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                          1/6
  Verifying  : mailcap-2.1.41-2.el7.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                               2/6
  Verifying  : httpd-tools-2.4.6-67.el7_4.6.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                       3/6
  Verifying  : apr-util-1.5.2-6.el7.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                               4/6
  Verifying  : apr-1.4.8-3.el7_4.1.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                                5/6
  Verifying  : httpd-2.4.6-67.el7_4.6.x86_64                                                                                                                                                                                             6/6

Dependency Installed:
  apr.x86_64 0:1.4.8-3.el7_4.1               apr-util.x86_64 0:1.5.2-6.el7               httpd-tools.x86_64 0:2.4.6-67.el7_4.6               mailcap.noarch 0:2.1.41-2.el7               redhat-logos.noarch 0:70.0.3-6.el7

Failed:6
  httpd.x86_64 0:2.4.6-67.el7_4
  • docker build fails on a user namespaced container

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • docker-1.12.6-68.gitec8512b.el7.x86_64
  • user namespace enabled

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