Re: MORE: october upgrade rpm weirdness?
- From: Elliot Lee <sopwith redhat com>
- To: Martin Brown <mjbjr beaudesign com>
- cc: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: MORE: october upgrade rpm weirdness?
- Date: Mon, 29 Nov 1999 11:14:02 -0500 (EST)
On Fri, 26 Nov 1999, Martin Brown wrote:
> Upon further inspection, it appears that 'rpm' is simply NOT working
> correctly. Here are the steps I have performed while trying to upgrade
> RH6.1 gnome to october gnome:
> 1) download all october gnome rpm's, including devloper files, to a single
> 2) shutdown all gnome desktops
> 3) delete all home .gnome directories, including root's
> 4) as 'root', cd to october directory
> 5) execute 'rpm -Uvh *rpm':
> a) no package names are displayed
> b) no hash marks are seen
> c) a single error condition is reported:
> error: failed dependencies:
> gtk+ = 1.2.5 is needed by gtk+-devel-1.2.5-2
Are you sure you have the gtk+-devel-1.2.6 package in that directory?
It is giving you that message because you are upgrading gtk+ to 1.2.6, but
keeping gtk+-devel-1.2.5-2 installed.
Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons,
for you are crunchy and good with ketchup.
] [Thread Prev