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Old 08-08-2003, 01:53 PM   #1
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rpm help


How do i force install an rpm??
 
Old 08-08-2003, 02:49 PM   #2
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You need to apply "--force" :-]
 
Old 08-08-2003, 05:32 PM   #3
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Why are you trying to apply force? What kind of error are you getting? There may be a much better alternative than using force. I never use force. I find that if an rpm fails to install, it either needs another rpm (which you can install) or it needs an outdated rpm to be uninstalled.
 
Old 08-08-2003, 10:46 PM   #4
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http://www.rpm.org/max-rpm/ch-rpm-install.html
 
Old 08-09-2003, 12:54 AM   #5
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Well thanx all around guys, and thanks Jatt_thugz for the link. I got everything under control now.

 
  


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