The find_and_fix_rpm_issues Script
Valid for versions 82 through the latest version
Last modified: June 23, 2022
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/find_and_fix_rpm_issues script detects issues with your server’s RPM database and rebuilds the database if problems exist. This script also detects duplicate cPanel RPMs, removes them, and then re-installs them if necessary. You can use this script if you experience failures when you install RPMs.
- You must run this script as the
- You can also rebuild the RPM database in WHM’s Rebuild RPM Database interface (WHM » Home » Software » Rebuild RPM Database).
- For a list of common RPM installation issues, read our RPM Installation Failures documentation.
- This script does not support Ubuntu operating systems.
Run the script
To run this script on the command line, use the following format:
Use the following options with this script:
||Detect and report any RPM problems, but do not make any changes.||
||Unconditionally rebuild the RPM database.||
For example, to check for RPM database issues but not rebuild the database, run the following command:
The output will display any issues that the system finds with the RPM database.
The script’s output could resemble the following example:
If you pass the
--rebuildonly option, the script does not return output.