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Old 03-04-2004, 03:17 PM   #1
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RPMs just not working?


hi all, i downloaded portsenty from freshrpms.net, and installed it, it said it was done but when i went to edit the config files nothing was there... this has happended a lot latly and i was wondering what am i doing wroung? What would be causing this?

i usually use "rpm -i -h packagehere.src.rpm"
 
Old 03-04-2004, 03:21 PM   #2
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you're installing a source rpm, all it's done is place some uncompiled code at /user/src/RPMS/

you need a compiled RPM.
 
Old 03-04-2004, 03:24 PM   #3
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so on root where would this path be?
 
  


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