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I want to install the following rpm from some reason RPM is stuck or freeze and not install the RPM package also I can't stop it by control C,

 root]# rpm -Uvh --repackage /var/tmp/bash-2.05b-41.8.i386.rpm


 root]# rpm -Uvh  /var/tmp/bash-2.05b-41.8.i386.rpm

merged by terdon Nov 9 '14 at 15:20

This question was merged with RPM command stuck/FREEZE when installing RPM file because it is an exact duplicate of that question.

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