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And by the way, how can I find what package can supply the file needed by another package. For example, I want to install x.rpm, It tells me that y.o is needed. What command can help me to find out what package can give me y.o?
Originally posted by gexiaofei [root@xiaofei software]# rpm -ivh mplayer-0.90.20030530-1.src.rpm
error: cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES
I tried as you said. But it showed me as above. Should I make a redhat/SOURCES folder myself?
$> rpm -qf /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES
You need to install the package rpm-build and it will create the directories
under /usr/src/redhat for you.
And obviously if you do not install rpm-build, you will not be able to use