While installing/updating a package using
yum, the following warning message is observed:
# yum install <package name> Loaded plugins: rhnplugin Setting up Install Process Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ... Running rpm_check_debug Running Transaction Test Transaction Test Succeeded Running Transaction Warning: RPMDB altered outside of yum. <<<<<<<<<<< here ...
Other commands, such as
yum history, could show that the RPM database had been altered outside of
... Warning: RPMDB altered outside of yum. ** Found 3578 pre-existing rpmdb problem(s), 'yum check' output follows: ...
Red Hat Enterprise Linux server
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