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Old 05-13-2004, 06:43 PM   #1
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Unhappy installing red hat enterprise 2.1AS

I downloaded the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1AS software from one of the distribution server listed on the

The directory I downloaded has structure like this:
2.1AS - en - os - i386 - SRPMS

Under the SRPMS directory there are whole bunch of .rpm files.

I have a new Intel P4 machine with Windows 2000. I am not sure how I can install the 2.1AS linux using all these .rpm files.

Please, guide.

Your help is much appreciated.

Old 05-13-2004, 06:52 PM   #2
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You have downloaded all the source rpms that make up RedHat as2.1. This is not very useful to you unless you want to completely build AS from source.


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