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Old 08-08-2008, 12:30 PM   #1
tarunmadiraju
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rpm installation


i m unable to install any of the rpm though i logging in as a root only...it display the following message
failed to install
you don't have the necessary privileges to install local packages

this is really problematic...pls provide me wid a sol as soon as possible
 
Old 08-08-2008, 12:35 PM   #2
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How are you trying to install them?
 
Old 08-08-2008, 03:09 PM   #3
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i m unable to install any of the rpm though i logging in as a root only...it display the following message
failed to install
you don't have the necessary privileges to install local packages

this is really problematic...pls provide me wid a sol as soon as possible
It would also be helpful to know what distribution you're using.

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Old 08-09-2008, 12:13 PM   #4
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i m using fedora core 9... for installin...i tried using yum...rpm and also double clickin on packages...none of dem actually worked...d msg it displays is wt i hve posted in my first post.....dis msg arises wen i install usin double click on package
 
Old 08-09-2008, 12:43 PM   #5
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i m using fedora core 9... for installin...i tried using yum...rpm and also double clickin on packages...none of dem actually worked...d msg it displays is wt i hve posted in my first post.....dis msg arises wen i install usin double click on package
OMG, and now it has started eatin all yer lettrs

Have you tried rpm -ivh ?

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Old 09-24-2008, 05:01 PM   #6
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rpm -ivh huh?
and the rest of it is...?
 
Old 09-24-2008, 05:40 PM   #7
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rpm -ivh huh?
and the rest of it is...?
rpm -ivh filename

If you use Fedora:
http://www.mjmwired.net/resources/mjm-fedora-f9.html

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