Yum Command Fails with "Another app is currently holding the yum lock" after Installing PackageKit
(Doc ID 1948106.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
While issuing a yum command, the process was blocked and it might took a long time to release the current yum lock:
The error indicates that another instance is running for the yum update , and it's PID is 14112.
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