Can anyone point me to a good RPM howto/faq. I am interested in learning
how RPM deals with installing apps over previous versions, etc.
spake unto us, saying:
Most of the info I'm aware of is available at http://www.rpm.orgQuote:>Can anyone point me to a good RPM howto/faq. I am interested in
>learning how RPM deals with installing apps over previous versions,
OS/2 Warp 4 + Linux + Executor = PC Hobbyist Heaven!
The Theorem Theorem: If If, Then Then.
Im trying to use the port of RPM for UWin. Unfortunatelly Im having
some problems to get it to work
I installed the new version of Uwin (3.1) sucessfully. I also
downloaded RPM 4.0.3 from Wipro site and
installed it. I did the instalation from the root directory (/) using:
$ tar xvf rpm-4.0.3.tar
rpm-4.0.3.tar volume 1 in tar format
12 files, 1365 blocks
After that I created the directory /var/lib/rpm .
To create the rpm database I execute rpm --initdb . At this point
I get an error:
$ rpm --initdb
cannot open file //var/lib/rpm/nameindex.rpm: No such file or
At /var/lib/rpm was created the following file:
The same message I get when I execute it using Administrator or su
Thanks for any help,