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Old 07-27-2003, 04:19 PM   #1
ministre
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RPM dependency Error


Hello,

I am trying to install LIcq on my redhat linux 8 machine
I got the RPM licq-1.2.7-rh8.0.i386.rpm

I run the following command

rpm -i licq-1.2.7-rh8.0.i386.rpm

and I get the following error

*******************************************************************************
[root@ministre icq]# rpm -i licq-1.2.7-rh8.0.i386.rpm
warning: licq-1.2.7-rh8.0.i386.rpm: V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 49e9e51a
error: Failed dependencies:
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.3.2) is needed by licq-1.2.7-rh8.0
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.3.2) is needed by licq-1.2.7-rh8.0
*******************************************************************************

However, I do have libc.so and libpthread.so

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[root@ministre lib]# find . -name "libc.so"
./libc.so
[root@ministre lib]# find . -name "libpthread.so"
./libpthread.so
*******************************************************************************
 
Old 07-27-2003, 04:22 PM   #2
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"However, I do have libc.so and libpthread.so"

Yes, but you may need a later version. Use rpm to check what version numbers of the failed dependencies you have installed.

Last edited by jailbait; 07-27-2003 at 04:25 PM.
 
Old 07-27-2003, 04:45 PM   #3
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Try typing:

rpm -Uvh licq-1.2.7-rh8.0.i386.rpm

To see if it can be updated, instead of installed. Otherwise, simply remove the old version and install the new as jailbait suggested...
 
  


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