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Old 04-25-2005, 06:08 AM   #1
achal
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cannot install gyach


i am using slackware 1.o
i downloaded gyach rpm but i cannot run it
i treid following
rpm - ivh --nodeps --force gyach.............rpm*
it gave error
then i did following
i got the output as
oot@achal:~# rpm -ivh --nodeps Gyach-Enhanced-Media-Package-0.2-1.i586.rpm*
Preparing... ########################################### [100%]
package Gyach-Enhanced-Media-Package-0.2-1 is already installed
root@achal:~# Gyach
-bash: Gyach: command not found
what should i do
 
Old 04-25-2005, 06:14 AM   #2
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what do u get on running
"gyach"

keep the case
 
Old 04-26-2005, 05:34 PM   #3
achal
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i get the same output as staed earlier
 
Old 04-26-2005, 05:46 PM   #4
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You're always better off compiling an app from source than trying to use an rpm.
 
Old 04-26-2005, 11:32 PM   #5
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Quote:
Originally posted by achal
i get the same output as staed earlier
thats isthe media package that you are trying to install
that is not the base package fpr gyach
first install the base package

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Old 06-10-2005, 04:04 PM   #6
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Re: cannot install gyach

Quote:
Originally posted by achal
i am using slackware 1.o
i downloaded gyach rpm but i cannot run it
i treid following
rpm - ivh --nodeps --force gyach.............rpm*
it gave error
then i did following
i got the output as
oot@achal:~# rpm -ivh --nodeps Gyach-Enhanced-Media-Package-0.2-1.i586.rpm*
Preparing... ########################################### [100%]
package Gyach-Enhanced-Media-Package-0.2-1 is already installed
root@achal:~# Gyach
-bash: Gyach: command not found
what should i do
the line "rpm - ivh --nodeps --force" is slightly wrong , use "rpm -Uvh --nodeps --force"
 
Old 06-10-2005, 04:15 PM   #7
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Re: Re: cannot install gyach

Quote:
Originally posted by syphoncode.32
the line "rpm - ivh --nodeps --force" is slightly wrong , use "rpm -Uvh --nodeps --force"
that won't help in this case
since the user has not installed the default base package

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