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Old 05-22-2012, 07:13 AM   #1
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Post installing noarch rpm on ppc architecture hardware


i have generated noarch rpm on opensuse machine and i am getting an error=> unpacking of archive failed : cpio: badmagic while i am trying to install the rpm on ppc windriver hardware.how to fix the error
 
Old 05-22-2012, 07:30 AM   #2
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The latest Suse versions use lzma compression for rpm packages.

And :
There have often been issues unpacking (older) Suse rpms on a different Linux OS.
A Suse 12.1 package should work, if "the other OS" has a late lzma supported rpm.

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