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Old 09-25-2008, 09:11 AM   #1
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Error using up2date in a new server

Hi. I'm installing a new server RedHat Enterprise version 4 update 6.....during the process I have to do a up2date when I run it this is the error I'm recieving:

error: rpmts_HdrFromFdno: MD5 digest: BAD Expected(921121f544efea36f7b183117bd13682) != (70aff544bc5582e50674fc3ca6839f07)

and the up2date process stay on that point and go through....

Old 09-25-2008, 12:25 PM   #2
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These are bad md5sums being provided for the packages. Is this occuring on any other system you may have that can run up2date from?

Also do you have anything in /var/spool/up2date ? If so, try wiping the contents of that directory out and run up2date again.
Old 09-25-2008, 02:35 PM   #3
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Thanks......I'm trying it now....


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