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Old 10-21-2009, 08:42 AM   #1
CamoAnimal
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"Cannot Find Missing Dependency: Python(abi)-2.5"


Whenever I try to install the latest version of Screenlets onto Fedora 11, I get an error stating that it "Cannot Find Missing Dependency: Python(abi)-2.5". I already have Python-2.6.x.fc11 installed, so shouldn't I be covered? And if not, then where can I find Python(abi)-2.5?

P.S. I am guessing the '(abi)' probably means a library...
 
Old 10-21-2009, 10:09 AM   #2
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http://hany.sk/~hany/RPM/python%28abi%29.html

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Old 10-21-2009, 11:11 AM   #3
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Thanks for that link, but now there is a new problem...
Whenever I try to install the RPM it gives me an error:
Code:
Can't install /home/Name/Download/python-2.5.2-1.fc10.i386.rpm as no transaction
Any ideas on what to do?

Last edited by CamoAnimal; 10-21-2009 at 11:12 AM. Reason: missing letter
 
Old 10-21-2009, 03:38 PM   #4
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Probably not a good idea : Installing the fc 10 package
will overwrite /usr/bin/python and then : no 'yum' !

'yum' + all other admin tools uses python 2.6
 
  


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