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Old 01-05-2012, 10:57 PM   #1
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Dependency Issue while installing rpm


While installing libXpm-3.5.5-3.x86_64.rpm i got below error please let me know it points out to which package.

OS is RHEL 4 is needed by libXpm-3.5.5-3.x86_64
rtld(GNU_HASH) is needed by libXpm-3.5.5-3.x86_64

Old 01-06-2012, 12:25 AM   #2
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[root@RHEL6A Packages]# rpm --whatprovides -q 'rtld'
no package provides rtld
[root@RHEL6A Packages]# rpm --whatprovides -q ''
[root@RHEL6A Packages]#

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RHEL4 is old
you will not be able to install a new version on it
you might but not easily

also RHEL 4 was NOT free
is this an older version using "up2date"
or a newer version of 4 ( like 4.9 ) that has "yum" installed

seeing as you ARE paying for the Required EXTENDED Life support contract - for the continued support of 4 ( you do have a license ? )

ask red hat is in the old el4 "xorg-x11-libs"
use up2date or yum ( if installed)
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The el4 packages containing libXpm are like :

( xorg-x11-6.8.2-1.EL.63.x86_64.rpm )
Provides /usr/X11R6/lib64/ libXpm.a


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