Archive for the ‘Troubleshooting Errors’ Category

After updating to Python 2.6.6 on my CentOS system, one of my email handling scripts failed with the following error message when trying to access the filename of the Maildir file object: mailbox._ProxyFile instance has no attribute ‘name’ The mailbox.Maildir filename pointer has changed from to Refer to the sample code below: #!/usr/bin/python […]

I recently installed CentOS 6.2 on my development server and it was running fine up until today when I tried looking for a package via the yum command line: # yum search host Error: file is encrypted or is not a database The error message did not get any more descriptive even after enabling debug […]