I patch the box.
Run a VM snapshot on it
log into a text window
run : zypper migration
all seems to work until the very end when I get the following on a couple of boxes?
Problem occured during or after installation or removal of packages:
Failed to cache rpm database (1).
so I end up moving back to snapshot and reregistering the box
Any ideas on what to do to prevent this or fix?
Hmmm… seems running :: rpm --rebuildb
before running :: zypper migration
clears up it on the two boxes I tried this morning.
Good feedback. I have never seen this with my upgrades before, but if
there is some kind of problem with the DB before, then it will probably be
Thanks for sharing.
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