Yum errors after failed update through Software Update
Now, I am currently using RHEL 5.6, but I read that if it's a YUM issue I should post here, so if I'm wrong, please let me know.
I was using Software Update and the machine got interrupted, now I can't run Software Update without an Exception Occured error, and when I try to do yum update, or any yum command, it spews me with this:
sh-3.2# yum update
Loaded plugins: rhnplugin, security
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in ?
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 309, in user_main
errcode = main(args)
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 157, in main
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/cli.py", line 187, in getOptionsConfig
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 665, in <lambda>
conf = property(fget=lambda self: self._getConfig(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 254, in _getConfig
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/plugins.py", line 179, in run
func(conduitcls(self, self.base, conf, **kwargs))
File "/usr/lib/yum-plugins/rhnplugin.py", line 144, in init_hook
repo = RhnRepo(channel)
File "/usr/lib/yum-plugins/rhnplugin.py", line 219, in __init__
self.metadata_cookie = 'cookie'
AttributeError: can't set attribute
Any suggestions at all?