LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 12-27-2003, 10:58 AM   #1
BajaNick
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: So. Cal.
Distribution: Slack 11
Posts: 1,737

Rep: Reputation: 46
Installing Devel packages from disks?


Anyone know how to install the devel packages from the man 9.2 disks without using the package manager, Because it DOES NOT WORK!!, (Many errors with no explanations) These dependecy issues are killing everything thats good about linux. Mandrake 9.2 was working good until i tried to install XMMS and of course i made the mistake of not installing the devel packages during install. Now trying to install them is almost impossible.
 
Old 12-27-2003, 11:41 AM   #2
2damncommon
Senior Member
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Calif, USA
Distribution: PCLINUXOS
Posts: 2,876

Rep: Reputation: 88
Quote:
Anyone know how to install the devel packages from the man 9.2 disks without using the package manager,
Check out "man rpm" (or better yet "man urpmi") and install from the command line.
I am guessing that you mean the GUI package manager is not working.
That was a problem I encountered with Mandrake myself. In 8.0
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
compiling from source and devel packages acedreds Linux - Software 1 09-22-2005 11:27 AM
gtk+ devel packages mindkill Linux - Software 1 09-12-2005 03:50 AM
MPlayer - GTK devel packages? Levitate Debian 14 12-30-2004 01:10 PM
installing devel-packages and gcc-compiler supersucker Linux - Software 1 08-30-2004 10:18 PM
deleting devel packages azebuski Linux - Newbie 7 02-25-2004 06:41 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:46 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration