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Old 08-07-2006, 05:36 PM   #1
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I need help installing an rpm

hi every one i am very new to linux. i need help installing an rpm file. If some one could please give me detailed and clear instructions, such as where to put the file and what to type in the terminal.
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Old 08-07-2006, 06:12 PM   #2
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With Fedora Core you can simple double-click the rpm and install it or through terminal log in as root and then type:

rpm -i rpm_file_name

It will be installed automatically then. You can see all the rpm options by typing just rpm in the console or man rpm.
Old 08-08-2006, 12:49 AM   #3
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sweet!!! thanks
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.

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