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Old 03-30-2005, 05:39 PM   #1
knights
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Question rpm problem


Hello experts

when i am trying to install yahoo messenger in then i got the following error can any one tell me how to slove it ?


[root@localhost downloads]# rpm -iv rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
Preparing packages for installation...
ymessenger-1.0.4-1
error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/bin/ymessenger: cpio: rename failed - Is a directory
[root@localhost downloads]#

thanks
i love this forum
knight

Last edited by knights; 03-30-2005 at 05:55 PM.
 
Old 03-30-2005, 08:13 PM   #2
mrGenixus
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you need to learn to ue google.

more importantly tried gaim yet?
 
Old 03-31-2005, 12:24 AM   #3
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Re: rpm problem

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Originally posted by knights
Hello experts

when i am trying to install yahoo messenger in then i got the following error can any one tell me how to slove it ?


[root@localhost downloads]# rpm -iv rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
Preparing packages for installation...
ymessenger-1.0.4-1
error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/bin/ymessenger: cpio: rename failed - Is a directory
[root@localhost downloads]#

thanks
i love this forum
knight
i found out this cached page on google

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache...irefox-a<br />

regards

Last edited by masand; 03-31-2005 at 12:27 AM.
 
  


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