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Old 08-02-2002, 08:09 AM   #1
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red hat package manager

hi. i have red hat 7.3 , and have just installed morzilla 1.0, rpm,s. like it , lot faster

now the problem, i was going to update the kde desktop to the stable 3.02 version, i started uninstalling the kde desktop from package manager, and i think i uninstalled the package manager. now i cannot go any further and cannot install anything from the kde 3.02.

what should i do, install red hat 7.3 and make sure not to uninstall the package manager.

what file is the package manager in the red hat directory
Old 08-02-2002, 08:16 AM   #2
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i think you uninstalled kpackage, right?
the rpm command used in a console should work,
man rpm (rpm -ivh package1234 etc)
and RH used to have gnorpm as a gui rpm installer
for gnome
good luck
Old 08-02-2002, 08:28 AM   #3
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i saw the gnome package manager . i,ll try the terminal and try it. can,t believe i did this, dummy me. thanks for the help


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