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Old 12-10-2005, 11:23 AM   #1
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Trying to install amarok media player

i was trying to install amarok :
[root@localhost ~]# rpm -i /wael/Downloads/amarok-1.3.5-1.fc4.i386.rpm
error: Failed dependencies: is needed by amarok-1.3.5-1.fc4.i386 is needed by amarok-1.3.5-1.fc4.i386 is needed by amarok-1.3.5-1.fc4.i386
i searched for libmysq; and i found this package mysql-4.1.15-1.FC4.1.i386.rpm
( which i don
t know if it will work or not ) but anyway i got this result:
 rpm -i /wael/Downloads/mysql-4.1.15-1.FC4.1.i386.rpm
error: Failed dependencies:
        perl(DBI) is needed by mysql-4.1.15-1.FC4.1.i386
i tried to search for the perl package , but i'm getting a lot of perl packages in my search result , can anybody help me finding perl package ?
Old 12-10-2005, 11:45 AM   #2
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I suggest you configure yum (or get yumex) and install it that way. Yum will then take care of all the necessary dependencies.


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