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  1. #1

    problem with ymessenger

    I installed ymessenger on my Redhat linux 9.0. After that, I deleted it manual .
    But when I want to install ymessenger again by command:
    #rpm -i rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
    The system reports:
    package ymessenger-1.0.4-1 is already installed
    Then I tried to erase it by command:
    #rpm -e rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
    it report that:
    error: package rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm is not installed
    I don't know what it is. How can you solve this for me?

    Thanhks alot!

  2. #2
    Linux Newbie Darl's Avatar
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    Oct 2003
    This is a real shot in the dark, but what happens with:
    rpm -U rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
    Other than that, if it came with the redhat disks, maybe try to reinstall with a software management utility (I am not familiar with RH, so I cannot say for sure what it uses)

  3. #3
    Linux User zba78's Avatar
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    Feb 2004
    Birmingham, England
    How about trying
    rpm -i --force rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
    rpm -U --force rh9.ymessenger-1.0.4-1.i386.rpm
    Ubuntu Jaunty :: Arch Linux (current) :: Acer Aspire 1692WMLi

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    I installed it successfully! Thank you!

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