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Old 09-21-2003, 08:52 PM   #1
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rpm -qa freeze!!??

When I try to execute -

rpm -qa | grep kde

it just freezes!!! ???

Any reason?
Old 09-21-2003, 10:27 PM   #2
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"Any reason?"

When you put apt through those contortions a while ago it may have corrupted the rpm data base. Try rebuilding the rpm data base:

rpm --rebuilddb


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