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Old 06-28-2006, 04:09 AM   #1
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Problem while installing src RPM

HI all

while installing source rpms for unixODBC i am getting the following error

The file "tmp/unixODBC-2.2.11-1.RHEL4.1.src-1.rpm" is a source RPM which cannot be installed with system-config-packages.

Please help me out

Advance thanks regarding
Old 06-28-2006, 04:52 AM   #2
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Did you try this rpm --rebuild <filename>.rpm from the command line?

Old 06-28-2006, 05:21 AM   #3
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Source rpms are meant for rebuilding into rpms or examining the code. If you really need to install a source rpm, then use "rpm -Uvh".


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