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Old 09-08-2004, 04:35 AM   #1
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rpm -q command

When I executed "service smb status", it is displaying "service smb is running"

When i executed "rpm -q smb" it is displaying "package smb is not installed"

what is the problem...?
Old 09-08-2004, 04:37 AM   #2
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well, you have to rpm -q samba
or rpm -qa|grep samba
Old 09-08-2004, 04:41 AM   #3
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a similar problem happened to me. I installed an rpm for my ltmodem and it said to me that "packet not installed." when I try to install again it said " packet already installed" .


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