[CentOS] Error: Missing Dependency: libgnokii.so.4()(64bit) is needed by package 6:kdepim-3.5.10-2.el5.x86_64 (installed)

Chris Ross cnts5645 at tebibyte.org
Wed Mar 2 16:52:53 UTC 2011

On 03/02/2011 04:45 PM, James Hogarth wrote:
> On my systems I get gnokii-0.6.27-2.el5.x86_64 resolving that
> dependency from EPEL - mirror out of date perhaps?

Out of date mirror for whom? I currently have the same gnokii as you do 
(6.2.27), but yum is complaining that it now wants to update it to 
6.2.29 but can't as kdepim (and others) have a dependency on the old 
version. Unless I've misread the error message?

root at neodymium 16:48:00 ~ # rpm -qi gnokii
Name        : gnokii                       Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version     : 0.6.27                            Vendor: Fedora Project 
Release     : 2.el5                         Build Date: Sat 11 Oct 2008 
09:56:05 BST
Install Date: Tue 06 Jan 2009 10:11:28 GMT      Build Host: 
Group       : Applications/Communications   Source RPM: 
Size        : 1936199                          License: GPLv2+
Signature   : DSA/SHA1, Mon 13 Oct 2008 16:01:21 BST, Key ID 
Packager    : Fedora Project <http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla>
URL         : http://www.gnokii.org/
Summary     : Linux/Unix tool suite for various mobile phones
Description :
Gnokii provides tools and a user space driver for use with mobile
phones under Linux, various unices and Win32. With gnokii you can do
such things as make data calls, update your address book, change
calendar entries, send and receive SMS messages and load ring tones
depending on the phone you have.

Chris R.

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