[svlug] Chicken & Egg with RPM 4?

Aaron T Porter atporter at primate.net
Mon Jul 9 10:47:01 PDT 2001


On Mon, 9 Jul 2001, Joe McCabe wrote:

> Anyone have any thoughts on how I should proceed? Grab the tiger by the
> tail and extract the tar ball into place? Try to find some way to force
> RPM3 to do what I need it to do? Buy a plane ticket to visit my server
> (take the opportunity to drop some more RAM into it, update the whole OS
> to something newer, etc)?

	You've skipped a number of intermediate revisions. Try grabbing the
latest rpm from the RedHat Updates section, then stepping up by revision. If
you're lucky, the version in the Updates section will work fine. Man, do I
like apt & dpkg.





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