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cooper 11-26-2003 09:25 AM

RPM problems
 
hey folks,
just installed RH9 and after 5 minute of playing ive already hit a problem, im trying to install the ipchains rpm so i download it then right mouse click and select install packages, a box comes up saying preparing system update then dissapears and thats it not installation complete message nothing and im still ipchainless!


any ideas?

jkobrien 11-26-2003 09:42 AM

If you use the command line it will at least give you an error message that might help solve the problem.

su
cd /where/the/package/is
rpm -Uvh <package>

John


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