rpmdb: Lock table is out of available locker entries

If up2date throws some horrible Python errors and rpm says “rpmdb: Lock table is out of available locker entries”, you can restore your system to normality with the following: The errors: rpmdb: Lock table is out of available locker entries error: db4 error(22) from db->close: Invalid argument error: cannot open Packages index using db3 - Cannot allocate memory (12) error: cannot open Packages database in /var/lib/rpm Make a backup of /var/lib/rpm in case you break something:...

2007-05-27 · 1 min · Major Hayden