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Old 03-05-2008, 11:30 PM   #1
abarickman
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Package Manager Does Not Work - Help please


I am using Red Hat Enterprise Server 5 and I cannot use package manager at all. I get an error very similar to this no matter what I try to apply.

Component: Software Manager
Summary: TB471250f2 grabber.py:1200:_do_grab:IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '//var/cache/yum/rhel-i386-server-5/headers/compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-61.i386.hdr'

Can anyone please point me in the right direction. Thanks!
 
Old 03-06-2008, 12:01 AM   #2
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Do you have a RH subscription

If so, I'd suggest that you use the support you are paying for.
 
Old 03-06-2008, 09:07 AM   #3
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I dont have support only an entitlement from buying Jboss Developer Studio. Can anyone suggest anything? I do have a RHN subscription setup and the machine is registered.
 
Old 03-06-2008, 02:25 PM   #4
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Have you tried using yum at all (from the command line)
 
Old 03-06-2008, 03:32 PM   #5
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Hey Bill, thanks for you response.

I actually did and it worked. It is not critical but I would like to know why it does not work from the GUI. After I updated I tried again from the GUI and got the same result. Ideas?
 
Old 03-06-2008, 04:37 PM   #6
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I don't know the answer - I hate GUI update/package tools and use command line on all my distros where possible
 
  


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