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im trying to install GCC and when i try to run the RPM file, it tells me that
error: Failed dependencies:
cpp = 5:3.4.2-2 is needed by gcc-3.4.2-2
libgcc = 5:3.4.2-2 is needed by gcc-3.4.2-2
however, when i try installing cpp it says
file /lib/cpp from install of cpp-3.4.2-2 conflicts with file from pack age cpp-3.3.3-7
file /usr/bin/cpp from install of cpp-3.4.2-2 conflicts with file from package cpp-3.3.3-7
file /usr/share/info/cpp.info.gz from install of cpp-3.4.2-2 conflicts with file from package cpp-3.3.3-7
file /usr/share/info/cppinternals.info.gz from install of cpp-3.4.2-2 c onflicts with file from package cpp-3.3.3-7
file /usr/share/man/man1/cpp.1.gz from install of cpp-3.4.2-2 conflicts with file from package cpp-3.3.3-7
and when i try installing libgcc it says
file /lib/libgcc_s.so.1 from install of libgcc-3.4.2-2 conflicts with file from package libgcc-3.3.3 -7
also, when i try to install the MAD mp3 driver, it tells me that "no acceptable C compiler found in $PATH" but i know for a fact that i have a c compiler installed because other installations have used it. what's going on?
also, (i feel really stupid )
with pathnames what do you type if the directory or file has spaces in between?
like if you're trying to cd dir to 'Program Files'