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Old 10-12-2010, 02:41 AM   #16
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Dear Prayag,

Here is the result to the link you provided

[root@localhost ~]# rpm -ivh
error: skipping - transfer failed - Unknown or unexpected error
warning: u 0x8dab828 ctrl 0x93f3e50 nrefs != 0 ( http)
[root@localhost ~]#

Sir, kindly tell me what did you mean by not direct path ? when i opened my link in new tab, it simply gave me the option to save it to disk (means download). When i used the same link with wget it worked properly. Why its not working with rpm only ? pls explain i will be really grateful
Old 10-12-2010, 02:46 AM   #17
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Hi that link works on my centos box.I am just trying to see why your rpm coammand doesnt work.It works fine every where.Try installing any rpm from cd/dvd or downlaoded one.

Just ensure rpm command works fine on your system.

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Old 10-12-2010, 02:48 AM   #18
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Means some issue with my release ?
Old 10-12-2010, 04:10 AM   #19
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Why dont you just download the above file on your system with wget or some download manager and then install it manually using rpm -ivh?
Also you need to be sure about the dependencies of the package. YUM should not be too helpful as you are using too old a distribution. Repos may be down.


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