rpmdb: Thread died in Berkeley DB library

While trying to update a CentOS server I got this error: [root@washingmashine ~]# yum update error: rpmdb: BDB0113 Thread/process 47226/140411903506496 failed: BDB1507 Thread died in Berkeley DB library error: db5 error(-30973) from dbenv->failchk: BDB0087 DB_RUNRECOVERY: Fatal error, run database recovery error: cannot open Packages index using db5 – (-30973) error: cannot open Packages database in… Continue reading “rpmdb: Thread died in Berkeley DB library”