LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 06-18-2012, 06:06 AM   #1
Ajit Gunge
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2008
Location: Pune
Distribution: RHEL,fedora
Posts: 253
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 21
Question Error while installing VIM?


Hi All,
I am getting the following error while installing VIM using the command yum install -y vim.

Quote:
Total download size: 8.3 M
Installed size: 27 M
Downloading Packages:
(1/6): compat-readline5-5.2-18.fc15.i686.rpm | 126 kB 00:00
http://ftp.riken.jp/Linux/fedora/upd...fc16.i686.rpm: [Errno 12] Timeout on http://ftp.riken.jp/Linux/fedora/upd...fc16.i686.rpm: (28, '')
Trying other mirror.
(2/6): gpm-libs-1.20.6-21.fc16.i686.rpm | 29 kB 00:00
(3/6): ruby-libs-1.8.7.358-1.fc16.i686.rpm | 1.8 MB 00:07
(4/6): vim-common-7.3.515-2.fc16.i686.rpm | 5.4 MB 00:19
(5/6): vim-enhanced-7.3.515-2.fc16.i686.rpm | 890 kB 00:03
(6/6): vim-filesystem-7.3.515-2.fc16.i686.rpm | 9.8 kB 00:00
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Total 101 kB/s | 8.3 MB 01:24
Running Transaction Check
Running Transaction Test


Transaction Check Error:
file /usr/bin/ex from install of vim-enhanced-2:7.3.515-2.fc16.i686 conflicts with file from package vim-minimal-2:7.3.515-1.fc16.i686

Error Summar
Can some one tell me how can I get rid of this error.Thanks for all your help.

Regards,
 
Old 06-18-2012, 06:09 AM   #2
pan64
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2012
Location: Hungary
Distribution: debian i686 (solaris)
Posts: 4,604

Rep: Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242Reputation: 1242
probably you need to uninstall vim-minimal first
 
1 members found this post helpful.
Old 06-18-2012, 07:10 AM   #3
Ajit Gunge
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2008
Location: Pune
Distribution: RHEL,fedora
Posts: 253
Blog Entries: 1

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 21
Thanks Pan.That helped.Just to add do this to uninstall the software

yum list |less.Find the software that you want to uninstall.
yum remove {software name}
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[SOLVED] Installing vim-gnome or vim-gtk dependency issues with apt, aptitude, synaptic alagenchev Linux - Software 3 05-15-2012 10:33 AM
Switching from vim to vim -g from inside vim iDragoon Linux - Software 4 05-15-2009 11:46 AM
Editor comparison: vim VS vim-lite, Cleaning vim Ruler2112 *BSD 4 04-13-2009 04:26 PM
Error with vim! shadkong Linux - Software 3 04-18-2005 08:34 PM
Installing vim in Solaris 9 pradi_net Solaris / OpenSolaris 1 05-05-2004 05:25 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:36 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration