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RPM is a package management system intended primarily for Linux distributions.

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Target initialization failed. Failed to cache rpm database (1)

I am running an openSUSE leap 42.2 64 bit os on my laptop. I was trying to install some packages including nautilus-dropbox, so I added the packman repo. After zypper update, there were some packages ...
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`rpm -qa` vs `yum list installed`: Why certain packages can be found with `rpm -qa` only?

I've Python 2.7.5 installed in CentOS and wondering why I can find this using rpm -qa but not yum list installed command? [root@CentOS7 centos]# python -V Python 2.7.5 [root@CentOS7 centos]# [root@...
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libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4.20)(64bit) is needed by skypeforlinux-8.9.0.1-1.x86_64

My environment: $ cat /etc/redhat-release CentOS Linux release 7.4.1708 (Core) $ uname -a Linux X 3.10.0-693.5.2.el7.x86_64 #1 SMP Fri Oct 20 20:32:50 UTC 2017 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux $ rpm -...
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Does anyone bother to remove rpmkeys?

My Fedora 26 system still has rpmkeys installed from Fedora 25 and RPMFusion for Fedora 25: $ rpm -qa gpg-pubkey --qf "%{version}-%{release} %{summary}\n" fdb19c98-56fd6333 gpg(Fedora 25 Primary (25) ...
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How do I skip specific tests when building an rpm?

I am building an RPM of git version 2.13.0. The build has gone ok but one of the tests are failing: Config variable ${LIB_HTTPD_SVN} is not defined Config variable ${LIB_HTTPD_SVN_PATH} is not ...
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Use a directory from RPM as a parameter for different tool

I have a need to fetch a folder from an RPM package that contains number of .jar files. My idea was that maybe it would be possible to pass it in a stream to java -cp command as classpath for it? The ...
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Mark RPM as Automatically or Manually Installed

A question exists regarding how to mark an RPM as automatically installed, but that question concerns Fedora. I am using zypper on OpenSUSE as an end-user and would like to know how to mark a package ...
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Reinstalling only packages with missing or corrupt files on a non-running system?

1st. Thanks in advance. This is somewhat like # 216697: Reinstalling packages with missing/corrupt files except in that person's situation, after recovery, the system still worked. Mine does not. Can'...
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What to do with a circular dependency between two packages in Fedora?

I am new to Fedora and recently installed Fedora 26 OS. I am trying to connect to wifi using that. I followed the youtube video Broadcom installation and tried to install the Broadcom drivers. I have ...
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How do I install a package with the correct dependencies from a bunch of RPMs I've downloaded?

I'm in a situation similar to How can I install a local RPM using only the local dependency RPM files? or install a directory full of RPMs so that rpms providing dependencies are installed before ...
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Downgrading Fedora 20 kernel has failed dependencies

I currently have a virtual box Fedora 20 VM that's running kernel 3.19.8-100, however, I need 3.16.6-200. I found the appropriate rpm file but but attempting to install gives Failed dependencies with ...
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Can I install software in OpenSUSE using .deb files? If possible, how?

I just installed OpenSUSE and set everything up. But I am wondering if OpenSUSE use .deb files to install. If it's possible, how can I do? Can I just use alien?
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Download RPM on windows pc then install on centos server

Actually, i don't want to ask this as much as possible. But i'm really stuck in installing services in centOS server for 2 days. I almost browse all the pages in Google result. I'm a windows user guy ...
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apt-get 'deb' is not known in /etc/apt/sources.list

I get following error trying to excute apt-get update 'deb' is not known in /etc/apt/sources.list My sources.list deb http://deb.debian.org/debian/ stable main contrib deb-src http://deb.debian....
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What should I do if rpm -e never completes?

In a Fedora 19 box I am trying to erase the AdobeReader_enu package. sudo rpm -e AdobeReader_enu never completes, it runs the same pattern of hard drive crunching over and over. Is there any way to ...
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Build “shadow” RPM database?

Let's say the ones in charge of the server are unwilling to have our department's software installed using RPM packages. Because it requires superuser rights and they are afraid it could mess up their ...
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Install Broadcom BCM4360 of MacBook Air CentOS 7, Installing system-release(25)

I was trying to install my Wifi using https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TG_EHEWHQuM [root@localhost Downloads]# lspci | grep Wireless 03:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Limited BCM4360 802.11ac ...
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YUM not resolving dependency with requirement for older version

YUM is failing to resolve an old version of a dependency in my repository. It seems to be getting confused by the fact that there is a newer version present, even though the older version (which ...
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How do I install an RPM key on my Amazon Linux system?

I'm using Amazon Linux. Here's the uname info [myuser@mymachine3 ~]$ uname -a Linux mymachine3 4.8.18-12.31.amzn1.x86_64 #1 SMP Thu Jun 22 06:20:54 UTC 2017 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I'm ...
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Can rpm package build on Fedora be used on other systems?

I want to build rpm package for my icon theme and upload it to www.gnome-look.org, with deb and tar.gz. If I'll build it on Fedora will users be able to use it on other systems like Red Hat? The ...
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Can yum detect dependencies installed via pip?

Environment is CentOS 7.3.1611. I deploy an application that depends on a few packages that seem to have disappeared from the EPEL. These packages are: python-turbocheetah python-cherrypy2 python-...
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How do i create a complete new rpm including all dependencies - Ansible disconnected package

I need to install Ansible on my node and the node doesn't have internet connection. So i had to download all the dependencies and installed the same. Now i would like to create a complete package ...
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How to install X desktop on a custom Linux distribution without X in the official yum repo?

I am using a custom Linux distribution. It is minimal. It uses yum but has very small amount of packages in its official yum repo. yum search does not find any matching records. So far as I know, no ...
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What are the differences between rpm.org and rpm5.org?

I would like to make a pull request for upgrading the rpm formula of Homebrew. And, I'm looking for the latest stable code base for rpm. I found two project: http://rpm.org and http://rpm5.org The ...
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unable to remotly query rpm [duplicate]

I am querying rpm database using --qf flag rpm -q --qf '<prm><N>%{N}</N></rpm>' --all this work fine locally, now when I try to ssh it ssh -l root ${host} rpm -q --qf '<...
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Problem: nothing provides libcrypto.so.10()(64bit) needed by Percona-Server-client-57-5.7.10-3.1.el7.x86_64

I'm trying to install downloaded percona RPM packages: > ls -1 Percona-Server-5.7.10-3-r63dafaf-el7-x86_64-bundle.tar Percona-Server-57-debuginfo-5.7.10-3.1.el7.x86_64.rpm Percona-Server-client-57-...
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How to pack current state of OS?

I'm planning to install CentOS and fill it with applications curated to and revolving around my workflow. But I also don't want to install those applications every time I have to install it on a new ...
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Check rpmdb corruption

Sometimes rpmdb gets corrupted, usually due to some process dying. The fix is quite easy, simply run rpm --rebuilddb, maybe remove the lock and some other files. My question is, is there any way to ...
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Yum, Rpm and Find Command Not Found [closed]

I am trying to use "yum", "rpm" and "find" commands to install cpanel on my vps, but i am just getting "command not found", please help
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How to read content from rpm file and show file permissions

I am able to read content of rpm by using rpm -qlp *.rpm But it shows me the files without permissions. I want it looks like output from 'ls -l' command. How is this possible without extract the ...
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Fedora 25 : Software management fails to start

From the System settings >> System Administration, starting Software Management fails to start. with the message Failed to load system repo: failed loading RPMDB Some context After the OS ...
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Can't install libpng because it conflicts with earlier version

I'm trying to install SDL2_image-2.0.1-5, which seems to be the latest version of SDL2_image, based on rpmfind.net. (The machine is CentOS, latest version, running on VMware on a 64-bit Windows box, ...
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Installing multiple RPMs, dependency errors?

I have a folder on my CentOS box called "RPM" and inside, I have multiple RPMs that I would like to install. Some of these are custom made for special purposes, so there is no chance of getting them ...
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How to Check if Dependencies are Met Between RPM Packages?

Given a bunch of RPMs in a directory, how does one check whether there are no unmet dependencies among them, and, if there are, print a list of the missing ones? The solution should not assume ...
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suse yast nothing provides .so needed by, building from source

I have some software provided as an x8-64.rpm. The one specifically giving me a problem let's call it MYSoftwareRPM.x86_64. Using Yast-Software Manager it tells me nothing provides libreadline.so.6()...
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YUM: How to see what an RPM requires, and presence of prereqs on system without inet

Using yum on CentOS 6.8 and 7 System lacks outbound connectivity, for security. We push the needed rpms to the system via sftp. Questions: If a prereq is missing , and we do yum localinstall, will ...
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Can't uninstall ruby gem Vagrant to install Vagrant via RPM

I can't install or reinstall a vagrant on CentOS 7. First, I've followed a tutorial on how to install a Vagrant on CentOS 7 with Ruby & Ruby Gem. After installation, I've typed inside a terminal ...
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RPM database not seeing file installed as part of RPM

Intro: The following was done on a RHEL 6.9 32bit OS. I installed the oracle (not openjdk) version of JRE rpm using the rpm -Uvh command. I then built a package using rpmbuild that requires ...
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Is it possible to run apt-get in centos , if yes how?

For some reasons I have to use apt-get in CentOS. After some effort I noticed RPMForge/RepoForge (which is needed to install apt-get) is dead project. Please refer to this page. however is it ...
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How to uninstall all RPM in a directory?

I have a directory full of RPM files recently installed (gotten by running yum install --downloadonly prior to the install). I want to know remove all these RPMs to get close to a 'fresh' install for ...
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What is DRPM and How does it differ from RPM?

Doing an update on my CentOS 7 box and I noticed that there was a handful of DRPMs being installed. After doing some searches on google, there is no straight up Answer for this question so I thought ...
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How to download 3rd party rpm packages with all the dependencies for offline installation?

I want to download all the .rpm files for the below packages with all its dependencies. The problem is yum cannot find any of them nor its dependencies. I want all these .rpm files for offline ...
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rpm --upgrade of the same package gives file conflicts

I have installed my custom package containing a bunch of files. Running rpm --upgrade a second time gives a lot of errors: File ABC from install of mypackage-1.0-0.i386 conflicts with file from ...
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Rollback dependencies from a zypper update failure

The main RPM requires specific version of dependencies, for example: main-1.0.0 requires foo-1.0.0, bar-1.0.0 main-1.1.0 requires foo-1.1.0, bar-1.1.0 When I try to update the main RPM, there is ...
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Installing Apache HTTPD RPM on an offline RHEL 7.2 server [duplicate]

I need to install httpd on an offline RHEL 7.2 box, which means no yum. I read somewhere that httpd comes natively as part of RHEL 7.2, but I can't find it anywhere within the server. Is there any ...
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Error during Mono manual installation in CentOS

I'm trying to do a Mono install package per package, because the CentOS server doesn't have internet access. However, when I try to install the mono core package using the command: rpm -i mono-core-4....
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Is it possible to manually add an entry to RPM Database?

Our current AV install package on Linux(CentOS) servers is in the form of tar.gz and the installation is initiated by execution of the default install.sh script. But since install is not via RPM or ...
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How to reinstall yum and what does 'rpm = 4.8.0-55.el6' mean?

There is an error with command yum. I believe it's a difficult problem searching several days without a solution way. I finally decide to reinstall python and yum. I have yet installed python ...
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How to add Fedora Repo to a CentOS 7 installation?

I have a CentOS 7 x86_64 installation onto which I want to install a package called frama-c. This package is not in the repos I have configured so far: # yum search frama-c Loaded plugins: ...
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Yum does nothing(Unresponsive) when installing any package or updating

I am having issues with using Yum on Redhat 7. Yum does nothing ("Unresponsive") when installing any package or updating even with sudo or root. Here's what I did: yum install update rpm --...