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Old 05-13-2003, 08:02 PM   #1
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problems installing wine

I thought I'd try wine so I downloaded it. When I tried to install it with the installer (./tools/wineinstall) I got an error saying:

configure: error: no suitable bison/yacc found. Please install the 'bison' package.

So I downloaded bison-1.35-3mdk.src.rpm because I have Mandrake 9.1 installed and when I tried to install that it told me I allready had it installed. Can anyone help?

Old 05-14-2003, 03:13 AM   #2
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You are aware of the fact that you've downloaded a .src.rpm right?
rpmbuild --rebuild bison-.135-3mdk.src.rpm
search for the rpm in /usr/src/RPM, and install it
rpm -ivh


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