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Old 05-12-2009, 09:45 AM   #1
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Arrow I am getting error while updating the RHEL 4

I am getting error while updating the RHEL 4
I installed yum by the package " yum-2.0.4-1.noarch.rpm " in GUI

Error is as follows:

[shivu@localhost ~]# yum upgrade
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 22, in ?
import yummain
ImportError: Bad magic number in /usr/share/yum/yummain.pyc
Old 05-12-2009, 10:48 AM   #2
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RHEL4 still used up2date rather than yum. They didn't start using yum until RHEL5.

Have you tried updating using up2date?



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