Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 10-22-2008, 10:45 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Oct 2008
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Smile help me with rpm --relocate

Im not able to understand following peice of code
"rpm -ivh --relocate /opsware=/NonOpsware quest-9.2-019.i386.rpm"
Old 10-23-2008, 03:51 AM   #2
LQ Guru
Registered: Mar 2006
Location: Sydney, Australia
Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, OpenSuse, Slack, Gentoo, Debian, Arch, PCBSD
Posts: 6,678

Rep: Reputation: 122Reputation: 122
Did you read "man rpm"?

              For relocatable binary packages, translate all file paths that start with OLDPATH in the pack-
              age relocation hint(s) to NEWPATH.  This option can be used repeatedly if several OLDPATH's in
              the package are to be relocated.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Relocate a process' Stack correctly loadmedia Programming 1 11-06-2007 12:56 AM
don't want to relocate 32 bit binaries to /emul! nkshirsagar Red Hat 0 05-11-2005 07:06 AM
Possible to relocate RPM package to multiple directories bytaking dir input fromuser chalasaniv Linux - Software 0 10-08-2004 06:52 AM
.src.rpm, .i386.rpm and .i686.rpm hhegab Linux - Software 2 06-19-2003 08:19 AM
What does rpm --relocate REALLY do? JMCraig Linux - Newbie 0 03-31-2003 07:57 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:13 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration