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Old 12-23-2005, 12:31 PM   #1
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howto update bash 2.05b > 3.0

Mandrake 10.0 Community
can I install version 3.0 ontop the previous?
i tried this with package bash 3.0 - ./configure - make -make test
the first two comands ok, the test failed ..

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Old 12-25-2005, 08:48 AM   #2
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Since Mandrake is rpm based, why mess with sourcr tarballs (other than .src.rpm). Get the bash 3.0 rpm from a Mandrake repository, or at least the .src.rpm (and compile a binary for your box).

Then use rpm -U <packagename>.rpm to upgrade the existing installed version of bash.
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I'm closing this thread. It continues (with this problem solved) in

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