[CentOS] PostgeSQL 8.0.4 on CentOS4.2

Michael Best mbest at pendragon.org
Tue Oct 25 21:11:56 UTC 2005

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> James B. Byrne wrote:
>> In case anyone besides me is interested, installing these packages on 
>> CentOS4.2 seems to work.  You can determine the correct mirror to use 
>> from:
>> http://www.postgresql.org/ftp/binary/v8.0.4/linux/rpms/redhat/rhel-
>> es-4/
>> The rpm command that I used was:
>> rpm --upgrade --nodeps --hash -v <package url>
> errr... --nodeps ? what for ?
> - K

1. DON'T USE nodeps

It's because the binaries don't have libpq.so.3 (if I remember 
correctly).  Installing it this way will just break those things that 
need that library.

Instead.... install the compat-postgresql-libs



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