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Old 12-29-2003, 10:14 AM   #1
djkoe
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Arrow howto install a RPM??????


Hi,
how can i install a RPM on linux (the newest php version RPM).
red hat linux (duh :P)
thanx!
 
Old 12-29-2003, 10:19 AM   #2
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type: rpm -iv <package name>.rpm
 
Old 12-29-2003, 10:20 AM   #3
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rpm -Uvh <package-name.rpm> Upgrades an existing package

and

rpm -ivh <package-name.rpm> Installs a new package.

"man rpm" will give you all the options available, like rpm database queries and stuff...

Last edited by fatgod; 12-29-2003 at 10:22 AM.
 
Old 12-29-2003, 10:46 AM   #4
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I always use rpm -Uvh <package> b/c if you have an old package it will upgrade it and if you have a new package it will install it normally
 
Old 12-29-2003, 12:09 PM   #5
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Older versions of Redhat (up to 7.3) had GnoRPM, a graphical frontend to rpm.

It's not developed anymore, so you won't find it in later Redhat releases.

Just enter
Code:
gnorpm
and if you have it it will start up.
 
Old 12-29-2003, 04:33 PM   #6
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