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  1. #1

    Redhat Updater Problem

    I'm running RH9.0 and need to install the new up2date in order to update the system.
    I have the file :

    I have tried to run this in root and normal user, by double clicking, but it disappears after checking for dependencies.

    I have tried to run it in root and normal user using the command :


    but it says checkk permissions. So I run this command :

    chmod -x up2date-

    But then get the error when running ( ./up2date- ) :

    cannot execute binary

    Any help will be much appreciated, thanks!

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Lebanon, pa
    rpm -Uvh package.rpm is how you install rpms.

  3. #3
    Linux Engineer
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Actually rpm -Uvh upgrades packages but installs them if they dont exist. rpm -ivh only installs.


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  5. #4

    I know what prob is

    I had the same prob with mine. Its an easy fix it took me about 45 min of pulling my hair out but the rhn page lies to u in a way. You have cd into the directory you put the files to run the verify and to run the rmp

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