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Old 07-20-2005, 05:14 PM   #1
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Question libz, libfam, libpng - for distribution

Red Hat 9.0 - new user

I was reading the dependency requirements for a package that I would like to install, and it lists libz, libfam, and libpng as needed. How can I find out what packages I need to install on my distribution, Red Hat 9.0, to meet these dependency requirements?

In other words, how can I find the name of the files on Red Hat 9.0 that have the libz, libfam, and libpng libraries in them?

Please help.
Old 09-05-2008, 10:52 AM   #2
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search for those packages from google and compile from source..

you may also try the rpm's of that package from or similar site..

try googling it..
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You'd be better off with something newer. RH9 is quite old


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