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Posted 05-12-2010 at 01:27 AM by ddalley
Updated 05-12-2010 at 09:58 AM by ddalley

Until developers of programs, such as Vuze and TeamSpeak, improve the ease of installing and updating their own programs, Linux will never rule the computing world or the hearts of its users.

Also, the cryptic, snide replies from smartasses who think they are helping people who are struggling with Linux needs to stop, too. I'm not talking about anyone here, but when I do a web search and read through some of those comments, I just have to shake my head. (I am glad to have a forum...
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How to save your rpm's for future reuse in Mandriva. p10 of 10

Posted 05-12-2010 at 12:23 AM by GlennsPref

Code:
	Now the reason I written this is because of a sed trick I found that converts the list to
 something urpmi can work with, This process is not completed yet, more things will occur to me as
 time rolls on, 

Code:
#!/bin/zsh 
echo "Create a space-separated-list from top-down list with preceeding chars." 
cd ~/build 

echo "remove old files" 
rm -f ~/build/file2.txt 
rm -f ~/build/file3.txt
...
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How to save your rpm's for future reuse in Mandriva. p9 of 10

Posted 05-12-2010 at 12:22 AM by GlennsPref

Code:
	The next task is to update the external rpm repo data-bases....

Code:
#! /bin/zsh 
#echo "/home/glenn/bin/backup-rpms" 
echo "/home/glenn/build/rpms/update-rpm-database" 
echo  "Called from, ~/bin/backup-rpms" 
echo 
echo 
echo 
echo 
echo "updating urpmi rpm database....." 
echo 
echo 
echo 
#echo "urpmi.update local repos" 
#sudo urpmi.update
...
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How to save your rpm's for future reuse in Mandriva. p8 of 10

Posted 05-12-2010 at 12:20 AM by GlennsPref

Code:
Code:
#/home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.0/kde3.5.10 
echo "Backup-rpms 2010.1" 
sudo genhdlist2 --clean --xml-info -v /home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.1/x86_64 
sudo genhdlist2 --clean --xml-info -v /home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.1/noarch 
sudo genhdlist2 --clean --xml-info -v /home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.1/i586 
sudo genhdlist2 --clean --xml-info -v /home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.1/i386 
sudo genhdlist2 --clean --xml-info -v --allow-empty-media
...
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How to save your rpm's for future reuse in Mandriva. p7 of 10

Posted 05-12-2010 at 12:18 AM by GlennsPref

Code:
	This script also calls another file to change the permissions so I can use them with out errors
 such as read-only.
Code:
#! /bin/zsh 
echo "Backup-rpms" 
echo "~/build/rpms/rpms-chmod" 
sudo chmod -R 755 /home/glenn/local/Archive/2009.0/ 
sudo chmod -R 755 /home/glenn/local/Archive/2009.1/ 
sudo chmod -R 755 /home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.0/ 
sudo chmod -R 755 /home/glenn/local/Archive/2010.1/ 
date &&
...
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