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Old 12-31-2001, 11:56 AM   #1
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Upgrading RPM package


Hi,
I'd like to upgrade a package (called ORBit); although it says that there are dependencies that use this package and therefor I CAN'T UPGRADE!

Now, is there anyone who might tell me if I should dare to FORCE the upgrade?
(the thing is that there are A LOT of dependencies which have to work...)

Jens
 
Old 12-31-2001, 12:06 PM   #2
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no, update the dependencies as well. they are dependent for a reason. use rpmfind to get which packages you need
 
Old 12-31-2001, 08:53 PM   #3
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Ooops

Hehe, I tried without and even GNOME refused to start up. But now everythings works again (and I've learned a lesson).

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