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Old 01-15-2009, 06:18 PM   #1
shivanrathore
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YUM Problem


I have killed the yum process for many times , but i still get errro rwhen i try to installl thro YUM :

error "Existing lock /var/run/yum.pid: another copy is running. Aborting.
"

pls help me
 
Old 01-15-2009, 06:47 PM   #2
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You will find a lock file in /var/...

delete it as root
 
Old 01-15-2009, 11:08 PM   #3
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Kill the process

#ps -auxf| grep yum
#kill -9 <pid from the above output>
 
  


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