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Old 01-02-2005, 11:08 PM   #1
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Exclamation how do i install the rpm files?

hey sup? need some help... wanna know... how do i install the rpm packages... like an example.. the amsn...??? thanks...
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#rpm -Uvh package.rpm
Old 01-03-2005, 01:27 PM   #3
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man rpm
info rpm

A good man is easy to find and info isn't much harder!

Just in case you want something besides RPM, perhaps these will help.

I have Linux installed, now how do I work some stuff like installing some software and use file managers?
# I can't figure out what software I want and how to install/uninstall it
The table of equivalents, replacements, analogs of Windows software in Linux
# Find software here
Maximum RPM
# Guides to software management
Rute Guide's software explanation
You might want to check out CheckInstall to manage source code installations/uninstallation
# File managers
Midnight Commander
Gentoo file manager

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amsn precompiled and disponible via apt-get
Old 01-30-2005, 12:42 PM   #5
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Dear EvILHaCk

Just run synaptcs . It does make this job for you.

Well, This can help You,

Bye from Brazil, land of beatifull places and women.



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