[arch-general] pacman and corrupt packages

Shridhar Daithankar ghodechhap at ghodechhap.net
Wed Jul 25 01:00:21 EDT 2012

On Tuesday 24 Jul 2012 11:58:14 PM Jeremiah Dodds wrote:
> Oon-Ee Ng <ngoonee.talk at gmail.com> writes:
> > On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 11:51 AM, Jeremiah Dodds
> >> Does it continue after a "pacman -Scc"?
> > 
> > Why are you recommending clearing his entire cache (which can be quite
> > useful) when he's already specifically cleared the offending package
> > and still has problems?
> I've run into situations where I thought I had cleared a corrupted
> package but didn't actually do so, or where I missed one. Considering
> he's tried multiple times, it might be worth clearing the entire thing
> to make sure he's not missing something.

That is an option I have not yet tried but I just want to preserve the 
reproduction and debug the problem if there is any.


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