[CentOS] RPM upgrade
rodrigob at suespammers.org
Fri Nov 25 18:49:35 UTC 2005
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On Fri, Nov 25, 2005 at 07:04:28PM +0100, Jean Lee wrote:
> I have a package installed with CentOS which is called "glib-1.2.10-15".
> I want now to install a software (not available with CentOS) which
> requires glib >= 2.0.
Simply installing glib2, as suggested, won't work.
The package has a specific rpm requirement for the package named
In a nutshell, if you want to keep your CentOS whole, you can't
do it without rebuilding the package you want to install.
You can, of course, use "--nodeps" when installing the rpm, but
that will leave your system inconsistent. Some people don't mind.
And never, EVER use "--force".
Rodrigo Barbosa <rodrigob at suespammers.org>
"Quid quid Latine dictum sit, altum viditur"
"Be excellent to each other ..." - Bill & Ted (Wyld Stallyns)
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