The find_and_fix_rpm_issues Script
Valid for versions 82 through the latest version
Last modified: May 13, 2020
/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.
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 argument, the script does not return output.