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Old 04-27-2009, 06:41 AM   #1
troelskn
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Unable to install package through yum


Hi,

I'm trying to install imagemagick on a redhat machine, and have run into a road block, with the following:

Code:
$ sudo yum install rpm-devel
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Loading "security" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Excluding Packages from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5Server - x86_64 - rpmforge - Unwire Local Repository
Finished
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package rpm-devel.i386 0:4.4.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
---> Package rpm-devel.x86_64 0:4.4.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpm-libs = 4.4.2.3-9.el5 for package: rpm-devel
--> Processing Dependency: nss-devel for package: rpm-devel
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2.3-9.el5 for package: rpm-devel
--> Processing Dependency: popt = 1.10.2.3-9.el5 for package: rpm-devel
--> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package nss-devel.x86_64 0:3.12.2.0-4.el5 set to be updated
---> Package rpm.x86_64 0:4.4.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
---> Package rpm-libs.x86_64 0:4.4.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
---> Package popt.x86_64 0:1.10.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5 for package: rpm-python
--> Processing Dependency: nspr-devel >= 4.6.99 for package: nss-devel
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5 for package: rpm-build
--> Processing Dependency: nss = 3.12.2.0-4.el5 for package: nss-devel
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5 for package: rpm-libs
--> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package rpm-build.x86_64 0:4.4.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
---> Package rpm-python.x86_64 0:4.4.2.3-9.el5 set to be updated
---> Package nspr-devel.x86_64 0:4.7.3-2.el5 set to be updated
---> Package nss.x86_64 0:3.12.2.0-4.el5 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5 for package: rpm-libs
--> Processing Dependency: nspr >= 4.6.99 for package: nss
--> Processing Dependency: nspr = 4.7.3-2.el5 for package: nspr-devel
--> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package nspr.x86_64 0:4.7.3-2.el5 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5 for package: rpm-libs
--> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5 for package: rpm-libs
--> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
--> Running transaction check
Error: Unable to satisfy dependencies
Error: Package rpm-libs needs rpm = 4.4.2-47.el5, this is not available.
What does this error mean, and how do I resolve it?
 
Old 04-27-2009, 06:57 AM   #2
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Why are you trying to install rpm-devel?
 
Old 04-27-2009, 07:10 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Dudydoo View Post
Why are you trying to install rpm-devel?
Because of this:

Code:
$ sudo yum install ImageMagick-6.5.1-7.x86_64.rpm
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Loading "security" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Excluding Packages from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5Server - x86_64 - rpmforge - Unwire Local Repository
Finished
Parsing package install arguments
Examining ImageMagick-6.5.1-7.x86_64.rpm: ImageMagick - 6.5.1-7.x86_64
Marking ImageMagick-6.5.1-7.x86_64.rpm to be installed
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package ImageMagick.x86_64 0:6.5.1-7 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpmlib(FileDigests) <= 4.6.0-1 for package: ImageMagick
--> Processing Dependency: libdjvulibre.so.21()(64bit) for package: ImageMagick
--> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package djvulibre.x86_64 0:3.5.21-1.el5.rf set to be updated
--> Running transaction check
--> Processing Dependency: rpmlib(FileDigests) <= 4.6.0-1 for package: ImageMagick
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
Error: Missing Dependency: rpmlib(FileDigests) <= 4.6.0-1 is needed by package ImageMagick
 
Old 04-27-2009, 07:50 AM   #4
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What is the output of?:

Code:
yum repolist
 
Old 04-27-2009, 07:58 AM   #5
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dudydoo View Post
What is the output of?:

Code:
yum repolist
Here:
Code:
$ sudo yum repolist
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Loading "security" plugin

usage: yum [options] < grouplist, localinstall, groupinfo, localupdate, resolvedep, erase, deplist, groupremove, makecache, upgrade, list-security, provides, shell, install, whatprovides, groupinstall, update, groupupdate, info, search, check-update, list-sec, list, remove, info-sec, clean, info-security, grouperase >

options:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -t, --tolerant        be tolerant of errors
  -C                    run entirely from cache, don't update cache
  -c  [config file]     config file location
  -R  [minutes]         maximum command wait time
  -d  [debug level]     debugging output level
  -e  [error level]     error output level
  -y                    answer yes for all questions
  --version             show Yum version and exit
  --installroot=[path]  set install root
  --enablerepo=[repo]   enable one or more repositories (wildcards allowed)
  --disablerepo=[repo]  disable one or more repositories (wildcards allowed)
  -x [package], --exclude=[package]
                        exclude package(s) by name or glob
  --obsoletes           enable obsoletes processing during updates
  --noplugins           disable Yum plugins
  --security            Include security relevant packages
  --cve=CVE             Include packages needed to fix the given CVE
  --bz=BZ               Include packages needed to fix the given BZ
  --advisory=ADVISORY   Include packages needed to fix the given advisory
But I suspect that's not overly useful?
 
Old 04-27-2009, 08:42 AM   #6
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I think I figured out what's wrong. After speaking to my sysadm, I found out that we have an internal repository. I reckon that's why it couldn't find those dependencies. In any case, we ended up simply building imagemagick from source instead.

Thanks for your help nonetheless.
 
  


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