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Old 11-16-2003, 12:36 AM   #1
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package manager in command line


does anyone know how to use the package manager in redhat 9 in command line or know how to install rpms from the cd's in command line?
 
Old 11-16-2003, 12:45 AM   #2
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Install or update
rpm -Uvh <package name>
flags update, verbose, hash marks

Uninstall
rpm -e <package name>

Maximum RPM

# See rpms installed on current system
rpmquery --all | more
rpmquery --all > <filename>
rpmquery --all | grep -i <plaintext>

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Old 11-16-2003, 01:04 AM   #3
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well i want to install all the packages that are int he developement toold catagory on the graphical package manager, and i dont know which ones they are. will i have to sinatll them all seperatley, and also wont i have to knwo which cds they are on?
 
Old 11-16-2003, 07:52 AM   #4
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Boot with install CD 1 and select the upgrade and expert option, choose the developmental packages and kernel-source and let the install program pick them up for you.
 
  


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