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I wanted to install CommonC++-1.0.1-1.i386.rpm . It had asked for a dependency 'libstdc++-libc6.1-2.so.3'. But i have
libstdc++-libc6.1-1.so.2, libstdc++-libc6.2-2.a.3, libstdc++-libc6.2-2.so.3 in my /usr/lib directory. It's redhat 9.0.
I downloaded this dependency and followed the steps
1. gunzip libstdc++-libc6.1-2.so.3.gz
2. cp libstdc++-libc6.1-2.so.3 /usr/local/lib (I also copied to /usr/lib)
3. chmod a+rx /usr/local/lib/libstdc++-libc6.1-2.so.3 (did the same to /usr/lib/libstdc++-libc6.1-2.so.3)
5. ln -s /usr/lib/libstdc++-libc6.1-1.so.2 libstdc++-libc6.1-2.so.3
But still the CommonC++ package is asking for the dependency. Did i forget any step?
I have Redhat 9.0 and the package is expecting the .so file in /usr/lib (not very sure). Also, i did a mistake now. The dependency it had asked for was provided by bos.root.etc-0.2.0-0.i386.rpm and
bos.usr.lib-0.2.0-0.i386.rpm. So, i installed that rpm. It had some conflict but i gave --force command... i shouldn't have done this. Now, my rpm command is not working and gnorpm too! How to recover the rpm and uninstall the bos.root and bos.usr.lib packages?