System database not found or corrupted, running in safe mode using temporary, empty repository
phoenix jude # equo rescue resurrect >> ####### ATTENTION: The installed package database will be resurrected, this will take a LOT of time. >> ####### ATTENTION: Please use this function ONLY if you are using an Entropy-aware distribution. Can I continue ? [Yes/No] yes Are you REALLY sure ? [Yes/No] yes Do you even know what you're doing ? [Yes/No] yes >> @@ Creating backup of the previous database, if exists. >> @@ Previous database copied to file /var/lib/entropy/client/database/amd64/equo.db.backup.15103 >> Initializing the new database at /var/lib/entropy/client/database/amd64/equo.db >> Database reinitialized correctly at /var/lib/entropy/client/database/amd64/equo.db >> Found 420663 files on the system. Assigning packages... >> Matching in repository: Sabayon Linux Official Repository >> Found 0 packages. Filling database... >> Database resurrected successfully. >> Now generating reverse dependencies metadata... >> Now indexing tables... >> Database reinitialized successfully. >> Keep in mind that virtual packages couldn't be matched. They don't own any files. phoenix jude #
fascinating and too simple!
For one thing, I have no clue why did it say “Found 0 packages.”, because just after this I was successful in doing an equo upgrade and it worked beautifully.
equo has become a teenager…