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1. How can I extract files from an rpm package w/o actually
installing them (ie putting them in the proper directories)
2. When putting my computer into standby mode using apm,
the system clock screws up. Anyone has a similar experience
and knows a remedy?
3. Is it possible to use ldconfig to build an .so cache that
searches entries relative to a specified path in ld.so.conf
and outputs a cache containing entries relative to another
path? What I mean is for eg, if I had an ld.so.conf that has...
which are paths that are relative to /home/me, I want
to create an ld.so.cache that contains the files in the above
entries but relative to /home/you so that entries in
ld.so.cache look like....