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Old 10-27-2003, 03:37 PM   #1
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RPM Tool


Are there any tools out there that .... given RPM X, will detect and install all RPM's that RPM X depends on? Instead of just telling me which libraries are missing?

What I want is to select an RPM... and for the tool, to figure out all the details of installing said RPM.
 
Old 10-27-2003, 03:49 PM   #2
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Mandrake has "urpmi" which is designed to do just that but it is only available for mandrake AFAIK. Redhat users typically use a variant of debian's "apt"(apt4rpm) which can be installed as a separate package and can resolve dependecies for rpms once it's set up properly.
 
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