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Old 02-01-2008, 08:48 AM   #1
ibshar
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Question Software Installation Problem (Fedora 8)


I just installed Fedora 8 on my computer. Now the problem is that i can't install any software at all. Every thing that i try to install is giving some error:

warning: libstdc++-4.1.2-33.i386.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY,
key ID 4f2a6fd2
error: can't create transaction lock on /var/lib/rpm/__db.000

warning: xine-lib-1.1.9.1-1.fc8.i386.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature:
NOKEY, key ID 4f2a6fd2
error: Failed dependencies:
libmodplug.so.0 is needed by xine-lib-1.1.9.1-1.fc8.i386
libmpcdec.so.5 is needed by xine-lib-1.1.9.1-1.fc8.i386


And one software that i could install is not starting now:

/usr/local/RealPlayer/realplay.bin: error while loading shared
libraries: libstdc++.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file
or directory


For this real player error, i tried installing libstdc++-4.1.2-33.i386.rpm but it says that it is already installed!

I have not yet configured my router in Fedora so i dont have net access on it.

Kindly Help...
 
Old 02-01-2008, 10:10 AM   #2
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Before you use a rpm from a particular repo you have to import their key. This will be much easier to do after you have the router up.
 
Old 02-01-2008, 01:56 PM   #3
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ok i'll get my router setup soon. And one more question, does yum require the internet to install packages?
 
Old 02-01-2008, 02:17 PM   #4
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Have a look at "man yum". What you are looking for is "yum localinstall". But what you have to realize is that a lot of rpms will have 10+ dependencies that is the nice thing about yum (once you have the internet up), it will automatically grab those dependencies for you.
 
  


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