[CentOS] [Possibly OT] rpm conflicts has me confused
bob.beers at gmail.com
Thu Mar 4 19:50:28 UTC 2010
I can install the default ppp-2.4.4-2, but when I try to
install an rpm I built from Sangoma's ppp-22.214.171.124 (using
checkinstall-1.6.1) I get this error:
# rpm -ivh ppp.126.96.36.199-1.eai.i386.rpm
error: Failed dependencies:
ppp < 2.4.3-3 conflicts with kernel-2.6.18-162.2.1.el5.i686
Isn't 188.8.131.52 > 2.4.3-3 ???
yum localinstall ppp.184.108.40.206-1.eai.i386.rpm --nogpgcheck
gives some advice:
You could try using --skip-broken to work around the problem
You could try running: package-cleanup --problems
rpm -Va --nofiles --nodigest
and I tried each of those, but no joy.
Is this an rpm bug, a checkinstall bug, or PEBKAC
(problem exists between keyboard and chair)?
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