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Old 08-05-2007, 02:53 PM   #1
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How does Mandriva package manager works?


Hi! I just wanted to install avast!anivirus on mandriva One and I can't understand how to do it. I tried it using package manager but I couldn't figure out how it works. Can any1 help me?

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Old 08-06-2007, 11:10 AM   #2
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Hi! I just wanted to install avast!anivirus on mandriva One and I can't understand how to do it. I tried it using package manager but I couldn't figure out how it works. Can any1 help me?

Thanx

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You can either:

1. Double click the avast4workstation-x.x.x-x.i586.rpm file which should launch your package manager.

or

2. Go to the location where you have saved the file, press F4 this will open a console window, type: su press enter then input your root password and press enter. Now type: rpm -ivh avast4workstation-x.x.x-x.i586.rpm then press enter.
 
Old 08-07-2007, 06:30 AM   #3
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thanx very much! so it was the rmp file! i thought it was the configure one! Thanx again!
 
  


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