I'm not going to > dismiss out of hand the probability that util-linux is at fault, but > when I tried the installs this past weekend I suspected mkinitcpio or > Arch Linux HomePackagesForumsWikiBugsAURDownload Index Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in. Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Newbie Corner »error: failed to update core (unable to lock database) Pages: 1 #1 2015-07-01 22:18:20 blessedtor Member Registered: 2015-06-12 Posts: 10 error: failed to update Pete . -- Linux 7-of-9 3.5.3-1-ARCH #1 SMP PREEMPT Sun Aug 26 09:14:51 CEST 2012 x86_64 GNU/Linux P .NIKOLIC Reply | Threaded Open this post in threaded view ♦ ♦ Source
You're welcome! I also followed the advice in the following thread, post 10 by Mastis, then archvortex a few post after:http://bbs.archbang.org/viewtopic.php?id=2070The system is updating at lenght now. It seems when util-linux finishes running after > > > >install or update it fails to set the sticky bits on partitions and > > > >lesser components in the linux Would you mind attaching your fstab? > Maybe seeing it will trigger my memory. > > Andy Hi Andy . https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=199297
Anybody > familiar with this off-hand or any idea where Pete might look to rule-in or > rule-out the different parts of boot that could effect this? Logged HP Pavilion 15t-p000, UEFI quad boot Gentoo Linux, macOS 10.12, FreeBSD 11, and Windows 10; Dell Inspiron 660, UEFI triple boot FreeBSD 10.3, OpenSuSe LEAP 42.1, and Windows 10 Print Where can I find Boeing 777 safety records? more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
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Staff Member Posts: 716 Country: Re: [SOLVED] col will not update « Reply #5 on: September 30, 2014, 01:16:03 PM » Glad to help, and no worries it'll help you (and Initialize the pacman keyring: sudo pacman-key --init 4. Resynchronise with the Manjaro servers to ensure that everything is up to date by entering the command: sudo pacman -Syy 2. https://wiki.manjaro.org/index.php/Pacman_troubleshooting Working net connection is required.
Anybody familiar with this off-hand or any idea where Pete might look to rule-in or rule-out the different parts of boot that could effect this? Failed To Init Transaction (unable To Lock Database) I recall reading a similar problem on the > forum (https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=137255) where the > problem was caused by an update to util-linux which had changed the > uuid of the root Logged HP Pavilion 15t-p000, UEFI quad boot Gentoo Linux, macOS 10.12, FreeBSD 11, and Windows 10; Dell Inspiron 660, UEFI triple boot FreeBSD 10.3, OpenSuSe LEAP 42.1, and Windows 10 JayVii Have you tried switching out the > > UUID=a1439104-fcea-4c90-b0fb-2340154a9eae for /dev/sda3 in fstab? > Hi Kevin No i have not tried that yet but i have found something that seems to
If you are having that much trouble you could try buying some more expensive likely non China versions. -- _______________________________________________________________________ 'Write programs that do one thing and do it well. other I'm not going to >> >dismiss out of hand the probability that util-linux is at fault, but >> >when I tried the installs this past weekend I suspected mkinitcpio or >> Unable To Lock Database Manjaro Option 1: Basic Resolution To resolve this issue, first follow the basic procedure provided below. Could Not Lock Database: File Exists I'm not going to > > > > >dismiss out of hand the probability that util-linux is at fault, but > > > > >when I tried the installs this past
looking for conflicting packages... this contact form As you can see in the above output, it says: "..you can remove /var/lib/pacman/db.lck". core is up to date extra is up to date community is up to date :: The following packages should be upgraded first : pacman :: Do you want to cancel Still a while later I discovered what the problem was, and I think it was in /etc/fstab, something really obvious, in hind sight but I cannot recall at the moment. Failed To Synchronize Any Databases Arch
This error may therefore occur due to two possible reasons: Another installation is still taking place and has not yet finished, or A previous installation attempt had not finished properly (e.g. Packages (8) ca-certificates-mozilla-3.22-1 coreutils-8.25-1 curl-7.47.1-1 gcc-5.3.0-4 gcc-libs-5.3.0-4 libgcrypt-1.6.5-1 nano-2.5.2-1 pacman-mirrorlist-20160208-2 Total Download Size: 42.79 MiB Total Installed Size: 187.90 MiB Net Upgrade Size: 0.91 MiB :: Proceed with installation? [Y/n] y Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses! have a peek here looking for inter-conflicts... :: util-linux and eject are in conflict.
Have you tried switching out the UUID=a1439104-fcea-4c90-b0fb-2340154a9eae for /dev/sda3 in fstab? -- _______________________________________________________________________ 'Write programs that do one thing and do it well. Manjaro Failed To Synchronize Any Databases If you find this tutorial useful, share it on your social networks and support OSTechNix. looking for inter-conflicts...
RegisterorLogin lcRONOS I will run all the Operating Systems! On Tue, 18 Sep 2012, David C. Currently on this box, I have ext3, ext4 and reiser (old SuSE 10.0 partition). Manjaro Failed To Commit Transaction Not the answer you're looking for?
To do so, open up the terminal and enter the following command: sudo rm /var/lib/pacman/db.lck Once done, you should now be able to successfully re-attempt your intended installation. I'm not going to > > > >dismiss out of hand the probability that util-linux is at fault, but > > > >when I tried the installs this past weekend I I have had too many problems with those stupid crappy designed sata data cables , i have never seen such a pile of puke as the SATA connection design and whoever http://juicecoms.com/failed-to/failed-to-lock-the-file-40003-0x2013.html What i have found is if i boot with the Arch boot cd the fsck both "/ and /home " it will boot fine but like this morning it has booted
Pete, You know me, I'm never quite to the ire of many, but I haven't a clue what you are dealing with here... pacman -Syu Sample output: :: Synchronizing package databases... The current partitions I have are: > > /dev/sdc5 on / type ext3 (rw,relatime,data=ordered) > /dev/sdc7 on /home type ext4 (rw,relatime,data=ordered) > /dev/sda2 on /mnt/pv type reiserfs (rw,relatime) > /dev/sdb2 on Watch this space .
Are the following topics usually in an introductory Complex Analysis class: Julia sets, Fatou sets, Mandelbrot set, etc? It seems when util-linux finishes running > after > > > > >install or update it fails to set the sticky bits on partitions and > > > > >lesser components Share this:RedditTwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedInPocketWhatsAppTelegramEmailPrint Share Tags: Arch Linux 2016 Next story Install Apache, MariaDB, PHP (LAMP) stack on Arch Linux 2016 Previous story AirDroid - Access and manage your Android device from Computer seems there's more spanners flying than at a scaffolders convention of late , still i enjoy the challenge .