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Old 04-07-2004, 06:44 AM   #1
leshka_uk
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FEDORA CORE 1 : up2date problems


I used up2date in order to update my current system. It downloaded all the updates but crushed during install phase. Now if I run it again it ignores the fact that I have these downloads in /var/spool/up2date and tries to download them again

i tried to run up2date from shell with- i -k /path_to_downloaded_files parametrs but it only lists and do not install these files..

Am i missing something?

thanks to all
 
Old 04-07-2004, 12:28 PM   #2
fancypiper
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I gave up on that and installed apt4rpm instead. Much better IMHO.

# Red Hat links
Red Hat Linux Manuals
Get your mp3 support here
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
Easier software management: apt4rpm - Red Carpet
Red Hat 8.0 Tips & Tricks

# Red Hat 7.3 down configuration commands
setup leads to several configuration tools

# Red Hat 7.3 up configuration commands
Configure soundcard:
redhat-config-soundcard
Configure X server:
redhat-config-xfree86
Configure network:
redhat-config-network
Manage software:
redhat-config-packages
Red Hat Linux 8.0 Package Management Tool
Red Hat 9.0 Package Management Tool
Manage users
redhat-config-users

# Handling NTFS
New Technology FileSystem (NTFS) HOWTOs
Linux NTFS project
 
Old 04-07-2004, 10:53 PM   #3
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instead of running up2date try running yum. In the console ( yum update) then (yum upgrade) it works much better then up2date.
Good Luck
 
Old 04-08-2004, 06:24 AM   #4
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thanks a lot
 
  


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