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Old 11-24-2003, 04:13 PM   #1
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Help with rpm installation


Hi,

Everytime I try to install something new in my red hat as an rpm package installation, the dependencies stop the installation.

What is the command line to overwrite the files that need to be installed or to simply update them ?

Thanks,

Roland
 
Old 11-24-2003, 04:25 PM   #2
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Let's see ...

man rpm
/update
n
n (pattern not found (press RETURN))
Hmm ... not what I was looking for
<Shft>+P
/upgrade
Aaaaah ... there we go :}


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Old 11-24-2003, 04:32 PM   #3
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thanks dude... that's why we're called newbies

 
Old 11-24-2003, 04:35 PM   #4
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yet... still the dependencies ... do not allow for the software to update the existing files in the computer
 
Old 11-24-2003, 04:39 PM   #5
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man rpm
/depend
<CrsUp>

There you are ;)


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Old 11-25-2003, 02:41 PM   #6
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And, all happy? :)


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