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Old 03-25-2003, 08:25 AM   #1
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installing rpms on red hat 7.3

I am trying to install a program and I have recived a faild dependencies eroors/ the program ask me to install 5 rpms that starts with the lib letters. after I insert the cd and go to the RPMS folder How can I install with only one command all the rpms that start with lib letters?

also where can I find perl-base Package?

Old 03-25-2003, 09:43 AM   #2
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Give this a try
rpm -ivh lib*
Old 03-25-2003, 03:50 PM   #3
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or do a google search for "apt-get and Red Hat". Apt-get has been ported to RH. It rules.
Old 03-25-2003, 03:53 PM   #4
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Yeah go with the
rpm -ivh lib*

That is what I use. Apt is nice, but you do not need it on a Redhat system.


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