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Bug 3567 - --initdb does not report an old format database
Summary: --initdb does not report an old format database
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeff Johnson
QA Contact:
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Reported: 1999-06-18 11:54 UTC by Michael Andres
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-08-30 23:28:48 UTC

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Description Michael Andres 1999-06-18 11:54:14 UTC
# ./rpm --initdb
 	# ./rpm -q rpm
 	old format database is present; use --rebuilddb ...

It ould be nice if --initdb would report an old format
database as well as -q does.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-06-18 11:55:59 UTC
Thanks for reporting.

Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 2001-01-08 16:20:08 UTC
Reporting existence of  an old  gdbm database is moot these days.

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