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Old 05-20-2006, 01:32 PM   #1
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Problem Reinstalling Yum 2.4 In FC4


When I attempt to reinstall Yum 2.4 with the "rpm -Uvh filename" command I get the error message "cannot create %sourcedir /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES" and I can't figure out what to try next other than the "rpmbuild --rebuild filename" command; which also did not work, and resulted in a "file not found" message. The exact filename is "yum-2.4.2-69.rhfc4.at.src.rpm" Any suggestions would be appreciated.
 
Old 05-22-2006, 01:00 AM   #2
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Try to find an rpm that doesn't have 'src' in its name. You don't need a source rpm to simply install the app.
 
Old 05-23-2006, 09:19 AM   #3
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Linmix:
Thanks for the information and the fix for my problem.

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