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Old 09-16-2003, 04:52 AM   #1
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dependency - /usr/X11R6/bin/xauth ??


Hi everybody,
I am trying to install XFree86 on RHL 9.0.

When I do a -

rpm -Uvh XFree86.x.x.x-y

it gives me the following four dependencies -

/usr/X11R6/bin/xauth is needed by XFree86-4.3.0-2
Glide3 >= 20010520 is needed by XFree86-4.3.0-2
XFree86-base-fonts = 4.3.0 is needed by XFree86-4.3.0-2
xinitrc is needed by XFree86-4.3.0-2

I have downloaded all the four rpms.
However my question is - will the

xauth module install itself in the /usr/X11R6/bin directory or can I just do a -

rpm -Uvh file1.rpm file2.rpm file3.rpm file4.rpm

for the above four files and xauth will be automatically installed in the respective directory?

Thank you.
 
Old 09-16-2003, 07:36 AM   #2
boby_george
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Hi,
Yes the rpms will be automatically installed in their respective locations. if you run a search (find / -name filename) and find that all these files are already present then you can directly install XFree86.x.x.x-y with --nodeps option(rpm -ivh XFree86.x.x.x-y --nodeps).
All the best.

boby
 
  


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